News about Global South
Research news | 2019-11-29
How many change-makers does it take to challenge the status quo ?
Study assesses what it takes to make good meetings become venues for change
Research news | 2019-10-24
Complex changes, collaborative solutions
Combining knowledge from local communities and policymakers holds the key to better land management for rural communities under a rapidly changing climate. That is if talk is replaced by action
Research news | 2019-06-24
A buzz or a baller?
New study tests the theoretically popular notion that bottom-up approaches to urban environmental governance lead to a better match between social institutions and ecological realities
Research news | 2019-06-03
How green is green economic development?
Poor farmers in the forested uplands of Laos provide a reality check on a much embraced concept
Research news | 2019-05-22
Call for ocean action in West Africa
Swedish-Liberian Blue Oceans Conference calls for sustainable blue development in West Africa and beyond
General news | 2017-06-07
An overview: The Colloquium on Resilience and Development
From 8-10 May 2017, a colloquium on resilience and development co-hosted by the GRAID programme took place in Johannesburg, South Africa
Research news | 2016-12-26
Lost in urbanisation
Urban expansion will result in a 1.8-2.4% loss of global croplands by 2030, says paper in PNAS