Initial apocalyptic depictions of migration have proceeded to more nuanced information, which allows for understanding migration not as a threat to human security but as means to achieve it.
Reports-Published dateThursday, May 2, 2013 - 04:00
Journal articlesECONOMIC GROWTH GOVERNMENT POLICY INVESTMENT PROMOTION Poverty alleviation Innovation
It is now ten years since the Economist newspaper declared Africa to be “the hopeless continent”.Published dateSaturday, January 2, 2010 - 05:00
Journal articlesBiodiversity ETHNOBOTANY
The Tswana tshimo (homegarden) is a model of sustainable resource management in South Africa.
However, gardens of indigenous cultures are often considered to be spontaneous and disorganized. APublished dateSaturday, January 2, 2010 - 05:00
Migration, gender and social justice : connecting research and practice networks; final technical report (October 2010 to March 2013)
Invisibility, misrecognition and inappropriate framing of gender concerns in outdated immigration policies (which have mainly focused on the movements of men) are some key issues for advocacy on social justice in migration.Published dateWednesday, January 2, 2013 - 05:00
Gender equality in migration as a policy objective requires an understanding of the intersections between different power structures (gender, class, ethnicity and age) and how they produce different experiences with regard to identity formation, m
Peace and Development : Democratization, Poverty Reduction and Risk Mitigation in Fragile and Post Conflict States
Both the social science literature and policymakers tend to take for granted that poverty reduction, risk mitigation and democratization are mutually reinforcing.