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15 June 2012
The Tällberg Forum 14-17 June in Tällberg brought together political  leaders and thought-leaders from around the world to join the conversation, posing the question “How on Earth can we live together? Beyond our imagination". This annual conversation helps leaders find viable paths in a...
Dr Peter Holmgren, Photo courtesy of CIFOR
14 June 2012
Dr Peter Holmgren selected to lead the Center for International Forestry ResearchBogor, Indonesia (8 June, 2012)—As forest conservation and sustainable development take centre stage in the lead up to the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (known as Rio+20), the Center for...
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13 June 2012
SIANI attended the Rio+20 Conference in 2012.Ban-Ki Moon called the summit “a once-in-a-generation opportunity to make real progress towards the sustainable economy of the future” and has called for world leaders to “achieve renewed political commitment for sustainable development” including...
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22 May 2012
Welcome!During the last couple of months, SIANI has been developing a new website. We are now happy to present the results, and hope that the site will trigger your interests and help you find the information you need. Here is a short guide for those who visit here for the first time:Two...
Bernd E.T. Mueller
19 April 2012
An article by Bernd E.T. Mueller, from The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), London, published in the NAI Forum.Most policymakers and development practitioners typically assume that the great majority of people in rural sub-Saharan Africa are self-employed smallholder farmers. This is...
'Solutions for a Hungry World'
A very nice interactive feature article on 'Solutions for a Hungry World'.http://bit.ly/IR0kXV
PhD Course at SLU: Gender, Development and Environmental Governance
What role do gender equality and democracy have in processes of environmental governance and the attainment of sustainable development? This multidisciplinary course provides students, researchers and practitioners workin g in the fields of environment and development studies with ge nder sensitive...
SIANI kommer under Almedalsveckan i Visby i år att vara medarrangör i ett seminarium om katastrofberedskap, klimatanpassning och resiliens inom jordbruket i världen. Under seminariet kommer även den nya biståndspolitikens roll att tas upp och diskuteras av representanter från riksdagspartier, Sida...