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Book review by DEV Postgraduate Researcher published

A DEV Postgraduate Researcher's book review has been published online in the Journal of Integrative Environmental Sciences

Husband and wife celebrate PhD success in DEV

Married couple Juliet and Tony Colman both received their PhD from DEV at the same time - an unusual scenario, but one they believe helped with their achievement's.

The role of celebrities in mediating distant suffering: Research by Dr Martin Scott covered in the Independent

Dr Martin Scott's research into the effect of celebrities in cultivating a cosmopolitan engagement with distant suffering was covered in an article by The Independent.

Dr Vasudha Chhotray convenes research panel in Zurich

Vasudha Chhotray convened a panel on "Certifications of citizenship- the history, politics and materiality of identity documents" at the biennial conference of the European Association for South...

DEV student research on the Indonesian rattan export ban published

An upcoming issue of the Journal of Forest Policy and Economics will publish an article by postgraduate research student  Rodd Myers (supervised by Thomas Sikor and Adrian Martin)...

DEV postgraduate student Lucy Garrett awarded the Blaikie Prize

Postgraduate student Lucy Garrett was awarded the Blaikie Prize on Tuesday evening at the Blaikie Lecture on Politics of the Environment 2014. Lucy's dissertation, 'How is loss and damage...

Jonathon Porritt CBE visits the UEA for annual Blaikie Lecture

Jonathon Porritt, Founder Director of Forum for the Future, visits the UEA today for the Annual Blaikie Lecture on Politics of the Environment 2014. Forum for the Future was established in...

Student book review published in the Asian Journal of Women's Studies

Postgraduate researcher Phan Phuong Hao has had her book review published in the Asian Journal of Women's Studies. Hao reviewed the book "In the Land of the Eastern Queendom : The...

Research Associate presents paper at the Royal Economic Society and NOVAFRICA

Maria Ana Jalles d'Orey presented a paper on the Job Market Meeting, at the Royal Economic Society in London, on the 11th of January 2014. The paper entitled:  Does Health Aid Work? A...

International Development Gender Equality Act 2014

With rather little fanfare, and wide cross party support,  the International Development (Gender Equality) Act of 2014, was passed in Parliament last month. The Act will ‘promote gender...

Laura Camfield's book published by Palgrave Macmillan

  DEV's Laura Camfield has had her book, ' Methodological Challenges and New Approaches to Research in International Development ' published by Palgrave...

Development Studies Association Workshop

Sensational (ising) Development: Analysing media  representation of international development DSA Workshop 19 th June 2014 Media representations of international...

From Here to Hired: Preparing for the 2015 graduate jobs market

The UEA Careers Service is putting on a special afternoon of interactive workshops exclusively for students who will be graduating in 2015 to help them navigate and prepare for the graduate...

DEV's Maria Daniela Sanchez has book review published in the Extractive Industries and Society Journal

As established by the Student Publication Reward Scheme, Postgraduate Social Studies Research student Maria Daniela Sanchez Lopez has had her book review published in The Extractive Industries...

UEA Water Security's Seventh International Workshop on Hydro-Hegemony

UEA's Water Security Research Centre and the London Water Research Group are set to present the Seventh International Workshop on Hydro-Hegemony this weekend, with over 100 people attending...

Media and Development: Animation produced based on book by DEV's Martin Scott

An animated video explaining the role of Media in Development has been produced by the UEA School of International Development, and is based on a new book entitled 'Media and Development', by...

WorldView and the Guardian partner to launch an interactive multi-media project

WorldView, located in the School of International Development at the UEA, has partnered with the Guardian to produce a groundbreaking new media project to coincide with the first...

DEV's Nitya Rao co-organising an event with the NBS on Gender and Entrepreneurship

Professor Nitya Rao of the School of International Development is working with the Norwich Business School to organise a one-day event, that aims to  enhance the quality and...

Special Issue co-edited by Heike Schroeder and Thomas Sikor

A special issue of Ecology and Society has been co-edited by DEV's Heike Schroeder and Thomas Sikor. 'Beyond Carbon: Enabling Justice and Equity in REDD+ Across Levels...