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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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The diverse paths towards universalism in Latin American social policies: the case of pensions in...
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Redesigning food systems: transformative social innovation in Mexico and Guatemala
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Identity performance of street-based youth in Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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Rachel Outhred
Senior Education Researcher, Young Lives
Robtel Neajai Pailey
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow
Shannon Philip
Research Student
Kristina Pikovskaia
Research Student
Caitlin Procter
Research Student
Carlos Quembo
Research Student
Sudheesh RC
Research Student
Laura Rival
Associate Professor of Anthropology and Development
Felipe Roa-Clavijo
Research Student

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15 Jan, 2018
New book by alumnus Indrajit Roy: Politics of the Poor
20 Sep, 2018
Half of world’s poor are children, according to new OPHI/UNDP figures
20 Sep, 2018
New book by Joerg Friedrichs explores India’s approach to Hindu-Muslim relations
17 Sep, 2018
Simukai Chigudu wins Audrey Richards Prize for best African Studies doctoral thesis
20 Aug, 2018
New RSC report compares self-reliance and aid models in two Kenya refugee settlements
01 Aug, 2018
New book by alumna Luisa Enria: The Politics of Work in a Post-Conflict State
20 Jul, 2018
New article by Georgia Cole explores use of 'sensitive' interview questions
31 Jul, 2018
Song based on Robtel Neajai Pailey’s new anti-corruption book released in Liberia
23 Jul, 2018
TMCD wins funding to research new digital business model aimed at empowering poorest

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23 Nov, 2017
'There is huge amount of skill and talent in the young, particularly in the diaspora in the region'. Christopher Adam interviewed on BBC Radio 4's Today programme about Zimbabwe's economic potential post-Mugabe
22 Nov, 2017
'Damming or damning the Amazon: Assessing Ecuador / China cooperation'. MPhil Max Nathanson writes for mongabay
22 Nov, 2017
'Damming or damning the Amazon: Assessing Ecuador / China cooperation'. MPhil Max Nathanson writes for mongabay
22 Nov, 2017
Zimbabwe's public health crisis. Simukai Chigudu interviewed on BBC World
11 Oct, 2017
'India's top court rules sex with an underage wife is rape'. Reuters cites Young Lives report analysing census data on child marriage
16 Jul, 2017
'African-American art exhibition "Soul of a Nation" opens in London'. Robtel Neajai Pailey discusses new Tate exhibition on BBC World Service
27 Jun, 2017
'Indian Princely States'. Nikita Sud takes part in 'The Forum' from the BBC World Service as part of India's 70th anniversary celebrations
09 Jun, 2017
'From Russia with likes: embassy tweets prove a hit for Moscow'. Ilan Manor cited in Financial Times
09 Jun, 2017
Child Marriages Rising in Urban India, Declining in Rural. The Wire highlights study by Young Lives India and India's National Commission for Protection of Child Rights

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