Development Geography

This team is engaged in the relationship between nature and society in the South, through the study of utilization of natural resources.


Utilising small fish for global food security

Consumption of fish and its contribution to the diets, especially of low income populations and vulnerable groups, offers important means for improving nutrition. Despite this, fish is strikingly missing from strategies for reduction of nutrient deficiency, for example among pregnant and lactating...


The aesthetics of earthquake reconstruction in Nepal

Questions of aesthetics and cultural identity add layers of complexity to the reconstruction process that cannot – and should not – be ignored.

Master project

Use of Waste and Wastewater in peri-urban Agriculture in Kathmandu Valley

In this study I analyse both risks and benefits of using waste and wastewater in peri-urban agriculture in Kathmandu Valley.

Master project

Agricultural innovation in Arun Valley, Nepal

My master project is about agricultural innovation in Arun Valley, Nepal: innovation capacity in response to climatic and non-climatic uncertainties.

Master project

Addressing impacts of oil and gas extraction on fishing in Axim

My master prosject is addressing fisheries governance and the concerns of fisher folks with regards to oil and gas extraction activities in Axim, Ghana.