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Monitoring Marange: human rights surveillance, the Kimberley Process, and Zimbabwe’s blood diamond...
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Politics of citizenship and settlement in Ahmedabad in the aftermath of the 2002 Gujarat riots in...
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Negotiating time use: an inter-generational mixed methods approach to household decision-making on...
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Architectures of Displacement
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The glocalization of wellbeing and sustainability: a biosocial educational prototype for Peru, Bra...
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Sharia implementation in northern Nigeria after 15 years
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Participation of Turkish migrants in the public sphere via trade unions in selected European state...
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The resilience challenge in the midst of complex emergencies: a broader understanding of livelihoo...
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Gender in humanitarian policy and practice
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Solange Fontana
Research Student
Xiaolan Fu
Professor of Technology and International Development
Samuel Galler
Research Student
Douglas Gollin
Professor of Development Economics
Geoff Goodwin
Departmental Lecturer in Development Studies
Nandini Gooptu
Associate Professor of South Asian Studies
Humaira Hansrod
Research Student
Jamelia Harris
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Barbara Harriss-White
Professor Emeritus of Development Studies

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14 Mar, 2019
RSC publishes new research brief on Venezuelan migration to Colombia
01 Mar, 2019
New special issue edited by Nandini Gooptu explores skill development in India
28 Feb, 2019
Investigation by former MPhil and team into Cameroon killings wins Royal Television Society award
20 Feb, 2019
New ESRC-funded project to explore what happens to countries after peacekeepers leave
20 Feb, 2019
New ESRC-funded project to explore what happens to countries after peacekeepers leave
13 Feb, 2019
Robtel Neajai Pailey publishes new children’s anti-corruption book Jaadeh!
07 Feb, 2019
Jocelyn Alexander, Simukai Chigudu give evidence to UK parliament committee on Zimbabwe crisis
30 Jan, 2019
New article by Jocelyn Alexander explores state authority, citizenship and writing in Southern Rhodesia
22 Jan, 2019
New article by Simukai Chigudu explores state-society relations and Zimbabwe's 2008/9 cholera outbreak

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19 Sep, 2018
'Refugees expert: ‘More displacement’ to come as returning Syrians face myriad obstacles back home'. Syria Direct interviews Ali Ali
03 Sep, 2018
'Simukai Chigudu: The politics of epidemics'. Simukai Chigudu interviewed by the British Medical Journal
18 Aug, 2018
'The "Laboratory of Hindutva" Began Experimenting During Vajpayee's Reign'. Nikita Sud writes for the Wire
27 Jun, 2018
'What Europe could learn from the way Africa treats refugees'. Alexander Betts writes for the Guardian
06 Jun, 2018
'The idea is to provoke and in so doing to change the terms of the discussion in a manner that minimises online backlash'. Corneliu Bjola comments in Independent on tweet exchange between Israeli embassy in US and Iran
29 May, 2018
'India to Intensify Scrutiny of Citizens' Social Media, Emails'. Nikita Sud cited in Bloomberg article
26 May, 2018
'Modi gets good grades from economists for 4 years of reforms'. Nikita Sud comments on Modi's performance in Asia Nikkei
15 May, 2018
Karnataka alliance politics: Congress makes alliance offer to JDS. Nikita Sud comments on elections in southern Indian state of Karnataka
03 May, 2018
'Cambridge Analytica’s closure is a pyrrhic victory for data privacy'. Ivan Manokha writes for The Conversation

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