Resilience

Postgraduate scholarship for research in hazard and risk

standard Postgraduate scholarship for research in hazard and risk

Applications are invited for the Christopher Moyes Memorial Foundation Scholarship to support a suitably qualified postgraduate student for a three year PhD programme of research in the Department of Geography at Durham University, UK. The scholarship is to support research of [...]

Finding resilience in the lived experiences of women offenders

standard Finding resilience in the lived experiences of women offenders

Rebecca Gomm is researching the impact of approaches and interventions which work for women offenders. This involves exploring the positive impact of approaches and intervention within contexts of adversity and trauma in women offenders’ lives. Rebecca started the research in [...]

‘A season of flags’ on Nain Island: Bajo culture meets politics

standard ‘A season of flags’ on Nain Island: Bajo culture meets politics

Elena E. Burgos-Martínez is a PhD student in the Department of Anthropology at Durham University writing from her field site on Nain Island in the province of North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Here she is living amongst the indigenous Bajo people who live a [...]

Handbook on Disaster Intervention and Humanitarian Aid

standard Handbook on Disaster Intervention and Humanitarian Aid

Professor Lena Dominelli, a Co-Director of IHRR, has authored two new guides on disaster intervention and humanitarian aid that are freely available.  The first is a Handbook on Disaster Intervention and Humanitarian Aid, the second provides ethical guidelines for research into [...]