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standard Growing Up in an Orphanage: Tales of Personal Resilience Part 2

Professor David Divine who is pursuing doctoral studies at Durham University on the resilience of young people in a care setting, shares excerpts from his recent book, Aberlour Narratives of Success. While orphanages are usually portrayed grimly in popular media, David found […]

standard Growing Up in an Orphanage: Tales of Personal Resilience

Professor David Divine who is pursuing doctoral studies at Durham University on the resilience of young people in a care setting, shares excerpts from his recent book, Aberlour Narratives of Success. While orphanages are usually portrayed grimly in popular media, […]

standard IHRR’s Tipping Points project at British Science Festival 2013

IHRR is pleased to announce that the Tipping Points project will be participating in the British Science Festival in September with the following Main Programme event: Tipping Points in Nature and Society Date/Time: 11 September, Wednesday 12.30-14.00 Location: Fine Art Lecture […]

standard Living the Global Social Experiment of Geoengineering: A Challenge for Global Governance

The prospect of governing geoengineering is perplexing for a variety of reasons, many of which deal with the nature of the technologies involved and the scale at which they are intended to be deployed. While in some ways similar in […]

standard Littering as a source of urban diffuse pollution and what you can do about it

Undergraduate students in Durham University’s Department of Geography Alan Liotard, Aaron Neill and Miles Wilson introduce the impacts of littering on the health of rivers and wildlife. This is part of a series of posts on urban diffuse pollution awareness. Authors were […]

standard ‘Race, affect and alterity: rethinking climate change-induced migration and displacement’ June 18-19, Durham University

This two-day workshop at Durham University 18-19 June 2013 is organised by the Cost Action IS1101 Climate Change and Migration project led by Dr Andrew Baldwin.  The workshop will feature the following seminars and features Key Note presentations from David Theo Goldberg […]