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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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Intangibility of land as an asset to farmers in the future urbanization of India: the case of Dhol...
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Lingering legacy: the experiences of black Rhodesian veterans in the Zimbabwe National Army
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Maggie Neil
Research Student
Nwamaka Chidera Ogbonna
Research Student
Brian Oosthuizen
Research Student
Kristina Pikovskaia
Research Student
Carlos Quembo
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Sudheesh R.C.
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Samuel Ritholtz
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Laura Rival
Professor of Anthropology of Development
Cory Rodgers
Senior Researcher

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12 Aug, 2020
Initial findings from Young Lives at Work’s Phone Survey now published
12 Aug, 2020
Initial findings from Young Lives at Work’s Phone Survey now published
12 Aug, 2020
Initial findings from Young Lives at Work’s Phone Survey now published
16 Jul, 2020
Progress against multidimensional poverty at risk, 2020 global MPI shows
16 Jul, 2020
Progress against multidimensional poverty at risk, 2020 global MPI shows
16 Jul, 2020
Progress against multidimensional poverty at risk, 2020 global MPI shows
16 Jul, 2020
Progress against multidimensional poverty at risk, 2020 global MPI shows
16 Jul, 2020
Progress against multidimensional poverty at risk, 2020 global MPI shows
08 Jul, 2020
New article by Geoff Goodwin examines relationship between land markets and indigenous peoples in Ecuador

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28 Apr, 2020
'Coercion or the social contract? COVID-19 and spatial (in)justice in African cities'. In this co-authored open-access article, Loren Landau argues that the disease and the policy interventions intended to address the novel virus will inadvertently erode what resilience the urban poor have built to survive
28 Apr, 2020
'Global health security and pandemics: Africa and COVID-19'. In an online video panel, Dr Simukai Chigudu and Prof Sophie Harman discuss how Africa is not a blank canvas in which the pandemic will play out in a uniform fashion
22 Apr, 2020
'Distress deepens in Indian villages, worsening economic pain'. Professor Nikita Sud speaks to Bloomberg about rural unemployment in India in light of migrants' return to their villages
21 Apr, 2020
'Shelter from the Middle East’s perfect storm'. Dr Adeel Malik writes for Project Syndicate on the critical necessity of a new cooperative regional order in the Middle East
17 Apr, 2020
'Mobile immobility: Circular migrants in India during the pandemic'. Former ODID DPhil Indrajit Roy explains how exclusion of migrant workers in India is endemic, and how the lockdown has rendered their situation even more precarious
17 Apr, 2020
'Nearly 60 million of India’s poor most vulnerable'. Sabina Alkire and Christian Oldiges spoke to Hindustan Times about the high risk of the pandemic to India's most poor
14 Apr, 2020
'COVID-19 has Kenyan refugee camp on edge'. Dr Cory Rodgers wrote in The New Humanitarian on preparations at the Kakuma refugee camp in Kenya ahead of a potential outbreak of the virus
13 Apr, 2020
'Africa does not need saving during this pandemic'. Robtel Neajai Pailey writes for Al Jazeera on what lessons can be learnt from the Global South's examples of ingenuity, generosity and empathy during the pandemic
08 Apr, 2020
'The Marooned Malaise: Covid-19 and Africa’s stolen futures'. Prof Loren Landau reflects on what the Covid-19 containment means for sub-Saharan African imaginations and politics

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