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Rural development

Rural development is the process of improving the quality of life and economic well-being of people living in relatively isolated and sparsely populated areas.

There are 93 pages tagged with Rural development:

Ida Wallin

ida.wallin@slu.se My research focuses on participatory forest and environmental governance, rural development, gender, knowledge practices, media communication and transdisciplinary research related

Zuzanna M. Rosin

zuzanna.rosin@slu.se My principal research interests focus on farmland and rural ecology. I investigate the drivers of biodiversity in rural areas (villages and other human-related structures) and

Lucas Dawson

lucas.dawson@slu.se I am interested in how systemic complexity and deep uncertainty influence the governance and management of natural resources, and the development of robust strategies for a more

Patrik Oskarsson

patrik.oskarsson@slu.se I work as teacher and researcher on resource politics. My present research examines coal mining and land use in ongoing energy expansions in India, and the possibilities to

Lisbet Christoffersen

lisbet.christoffersen@slu.se Lisbet is a postdoc researcher. Observing and engaging with 'wilder nature' initiatives to promote biodiversity, her project aims to detect shifts in nature perceptions

Anneli Adler

anneli.adler@slu.se I am a researcher in plant ecology. My research focuses on innovative methods to increase the long-term sustainability of agroecosystems. One of the methods for increasing the

(Un)taming urban forests, wildlife, and Indigenous peoples: Mumbai's Aarey

(Un)taming urban forests, wildlife, and Indigenous peoples: Mumbai’s Aarey teresia.borgman@slu.se The webinar series on urban forests, arranged by SLU Urban Futures and Future Forests, continues

Flora Hajdu

flora.hajdu@slu.se Professor in Rural Development I am Professor and Chair of the research subject Rural Development in the Global South, one of two specialisations in our main research subject

The political ecology of crops

A recently published special issue of the journal Geoforum explores the role of crops in contemporary and historical political and economic struggles. In a recently published special issue in the

LAG Higher Seminars

From neoliberal disembedding to neo-nationalist re-embedding in provincial Hungary anni.hoffren@slu.se Division of Rural Development invites you to a seminar with Chris Hann Professor Emeritus,

Lag Higher Seminars

The geography of women’s livelihood activities in low-income settlements in Zambia: Place, mobility, and locational decision making anni.hoffren@slu.se Division of Rural Development invites you to

LAG Higher Seminars

Polarization between centres and peripheries in a mature welfare state? anni.hoffren@slu.se Division of Rural Development invites you to a seminar with Gissur Ó Erlingsson, professor of political