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Shivshankar – IIHS’s bridge to the rural communities of Kolar District
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 13:30

We take a look at what Mr Shivshankar, from Mysore Resettlement and Development Authority, has learnt over 15 years working as a programme officer for Kolar, a district in India.

Championing wise and participatory water management in Maharashtra
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 12:15

Prof Pradeep Purandare looks at wise and participatory water management in Maharashtra, India.

New leadership in the age of climate neuroticism
Monday, October 2, 2017 - 12:45

Daniel Morchain from OXFAM looks at new leadership in the age of climate neuroticism and what is means.

The making of an ASSAR champion
Monday, October 2, 2017 - 11:45

Read the Making of an ASSAR Champion featured in September's Spotlight on Champions.

Spotlight on Champions
Friday, September 29, 2017 - 12:00

This month's Spotlight looks at the Champions that make ASSAR work!

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship: Urban Resilience
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 13:45

This postdoc is part of an AXA funded project on Urban governance for resilience in the global South. The postition in based at the University of Cape Town.

On a road trip to find common ground
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 11:00

Ritwika Basu from (IIHS) visited Daniel Morchain at Oxfam in the UK as part of the ASSAR Small Opportunities Grant (SOG). Together they explored corporate social responsibility, the private sector and development planning and represented their first findings in an exciting comic strip.

ASSAR Ghana Participates in the 2nd Ghana Youth Conference on Climate Change and Sustainable Development
Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 11:00
The 2nd Ghana Youth Conference on Climate Change and Sustainable Development brought together 200 young people in Ghana. Read what took place over the three days.
Making decisions in times of uncertainty: How farmers in Mali are adapting to climate change
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 11:00

The ASSAR Small Opportunities Grant enabled Udita Sanga to gain insights into questions around food and security in Southern Mail and whether these insights would lead to real impacts. 

How depleting groundwater threatens women's livelihoods in India's Bhavani region
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 09:30


In December 2016, as part of the Small Opportunities Grant awarded by ASSAR, Divya Solomon visited the University of East Anglia to work with Dr Nitya Rao on a study in the Bhavani region in Tamil Nadu, India.

ASSAR researcher wins IDRC “Supporting Climate Change Leaders, 2017” grant
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 13:30

Congratulations to ASSAR Southern Africa researcher Omagano Shooya on being selected as a 2017 Climate Change Leader by the (IDRC).

MIRAA: Subsistence, stimulant and social glue
Monday, September 4, 2017 - 11:45

In this photo essay, Jennifer Leavy describes the challenges people face when trying to make a living from growing and trading Miraa, a key cash crop in Kenya.

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