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Marked out: histories of student protest in Rhodesia and Zimbabwe, 1957 to now
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Patterns, determinants, and effects of internal migration among young adults in Ethiopia, India, P...
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The risk crucible: managing multiple insecurities in the western Sahel
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To what extent is UNHCR's intervention in Afghanistan shaped by incentives in the humanitaria...
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Rethinking rural development: negotiation in agricultural and food systems
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Beyond greed and grievance: investigating the multi-causal factors of the Niger Delta conflicts...
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Africa: Policies for Prosperity
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Apartheid’s African soldiers: a history of black Namibians and Angolans in South Africa’s former s...
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'Peasantarianisation' of the undesired urban: the role of the discourse in the implement...
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Dan Hodgkinson
Departmental Lecturer in African History and Politics
Marc Howard
Research Student (PRS)
Santiago Izquierdo Tort
Research Student
Garima Jaju
Research Student
Hayley Jones
Research Student
Gunvor Jónsson
Departmental Lecturer in Migration and Development
Paul Kellner
Research Student
Emre Eren Korkmaz
Newton International Fellow
Pramila Krishnan
Professor of Development Economics

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19 Dec, 2017
New article by Lilian Tsourdi explores solidarity in administration of European asylum system
18 Dec, 2017
New article by Marta Favara explores link between mothers' group participation and child development
14 Dec, 2017
TMCD co-hosts second China-UK Innovation and Development Forum
04 Dec, 2017
TMCD to host China-UK Development and Innovation Forum
01 Dec, 2017
New RSC article explores variation in economic outcomes for refugees
01 Dec, 2017
New RSC article explores variation in economic outcomes for refugees
27 Nov, 2017
New RSC report explores local politics and Syrian refugee crisis
27 Nov, 2017
New RSC report explores local politics and Syrian refugee crisis
31 Oct, 2017
Young Lives wins funding for comparative study of child marriage and parenthood in Ethiopia, India, Peru and Zambia

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03 Apr, 2017
'The engagement of migrant workers into the local economy'. Emre Eren Korkmaz interviewed in the New European
31 Mar, 2017
'It is part of a larger narrative of targeting certain kinds of informality and illegality that invariably affect the poorest, the minorities and other vulnerable communities'. Nikita Sud quoted by Reuters on closure of abbatoirs in India
27 Mar, 2017
'llegality vs informality: what the crackdown on slaughterhouses in Uttar Pradesh is really about'. Nikita Sud writes about the politics of food in India's most populous state for scroll.in
17 Mar, 2017
‘Forest life was absolutely beautiful. Lots of walking, hunting, gathering fruit and living with nature'. Laura Rival interviewed about living with the Huaorani people of Ecuador in Blueprint magazine
15 Mar, 2017
'This is bound to have a knock-on effect on UK-India research collaborations'. Nikita Sud comments for Nature Index on decline in UK in student numbers from India
23 Feb, 2017
'He will run and will probably win and some time after 2018 he will probably begin to reveal his hand'. Miles Tendi interviewed on Global Journalist about Robert Mugabe's future
20 Feb, 2017
'What is needed are strong regulations pertaining to wages and conditions at work, which would prevent all workers - local or migrant - from being exploited'. Indrajit Roy quoted in article for Hinudstan Times
09 Feb, 2017
'The bottom line is we don't have the luxury of neglecting Liberian small- to medium-sized enterprises'. Robtel Neajai Pailey comments for NPR on a conflict between ice-cream businesses in Liberia
07 Feb, 2017
'A combination of aspiration and desperation is fuelling migration in India'. Indrajit Roy interviewed by Hindustan Times

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