Category: Development Studies

Climate change and development © Morag Dempsey
Development Studies
Andrew Osmond

Climate Change and Development

Climate change is the foremost challenge, which faces humanity in the 21st century, and it is being prioritised as such by (most!) governments around the world.

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The world marks the Day of Remembrance of the Victims of the Rwanda Genocide on 7 April 2017
Development Studies
Jack Neenan

‘One Rwanda’ for all

“The genocide witnessed the greatest abandonment of Rwanda with the world withdrawing their citizens and ignoring their pledge of ‘Never Again’”.

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Development Studies
Agnes Zabo

Stories on our Plate – SOOP

SOOP is a newly founded, SOAS student and alumni-led social enterprise which uses food to challenge the marginalisation of refugees living in the UK

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Development Studies
Harald Heubaum

Trumped on climate?

Climate policy expert Dr Harald Heubaum on the Paris Agreement, Trump’s appointment of fellow sceptics, the Dakota and Keystone pipelines and also some reasons to be optimistic…

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Development Studies
Andrew Osmond

Finding Peace in the Park

Bloomsbury is characterised by its historic squares and gardens: each has its own distinct atmosphere and special appeal. Tavistock Square can be reached within a

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Development Studies
Andrew Osmond

World Humanitarian Day

The United Nations’ World Humanitarian Day recognises those who face danger and adversity in order to help others; honouring both those who have lost their

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Development Studies
Andrew Osmond

World Refugee Day

20th June is World Refugee Day. The day is dedicated to raising awareness of the plight of refugees worldwide. The event is recognised in over

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