It is widely recognized that an “African green revolution” will require greater use of inorganic fertilizers.
In reaction to the arrest of Dominique Strauss-Khan for allegations of rape in May, Kavita Ramdas and Christine Ahn argue in a piece for Foreign Policy in Focus that gender bias is embedded in the...
February 10th marked the launch of FSE’s Global Food Policy and Food Security Symposium series.
The Draper Hills Summer Fellows Program on Democracy and Development is now accepting applications for the Class of 2014
Launched in 2005, the Draper Hills Summer Fellowship on Democracy and Development Program is a three-week executive education program that is hosted annually at Stanford University's Center on...
The Specter of Global China: Contesting the Fractured and Flexible Power of Chinese Investment in Africa
April 30, 2014
Drawing on data collected through comparative ethnographic fieldwork on Chinese investments in Zambia in the past five years, this talk seeks to answer the questions: What is the peculiarity of...
October 3, 2013
AbstractThis talk reports on a study about the impact of crowdsourcing on a law-making process in Finland.
October 18, 2012
AbstractThe manifestations of 'open' are permeating the society enabled by the rise of participatory culture and improved communication technologies.
This project will focus on the potential role of fertilizer in the intensification of maize production amongst Zambian smallholders.