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Governance and Development: The politics of the gut and a recipe for riot

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The long shadow of famine

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Gobindalal Das was a young journalist when in 1974 he watched a passenger jump out of a train at the northern Bangladesh town of Gaibandha and vomit on the platform. What he saw next ...

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Fair markets and food prices – images from North Bengal

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A couple of days ago I wrote about the long shadow that the 1974 famine is still casting in Bangladesh today. While things have changed for the better, rising food prices are an issue...

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The crisis of Brazilian democracy, as seen from Mozambique

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I’ve been in Maputo for the last few days, working with colleagues at IESE on some research into the riots that brought this city to a standstill in 2010. This work is part of a four...

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Food Riots and Food Rights - Institute of Development Studies

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The objective of this research is to improve the prospects for accountability for food security at a time of volatility. This will be achieved by examining the possibility that recent popular mobilisation around food has activated public accountability for hunger.

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From Poverty to Power » What do we know about food riots and their link to food rights? Some interesting new findings from IDS

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Reading riots

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For researchers of popular politics, at least, it is no curse to live in interesting times. The past weeks have seen: The International Monetary Fund’s (IMF’s) recognition that popula...

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The K'dogo Economy: Food Rights and Food Riots on Harambee Avenue

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Lucy strokes the head of one of her two shiny children and hustles them out of the rough wooden door with their school books. She’s wearing a perfectly fitting skirt of blue an...

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