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PhD Researchers

Lucia Goldfarb (ongoing)

Research: Frontiers of expansion: land acquisition and control for GM soya cultivation in South America and beyond. Implications for equitable and sustainable development.

Femke van Noorloos

Research: Whose place in the sun? Residential tourism and its implications for equitable and sustainable development in Guanacaste, Costa Rica.

Murtah Read (ongoing)

Research: Dutch hydraulic interventions in Mozambique; towards sustainable governance within the water-land nexus.

Alda Salomão (ongoing)

Research: Challenges of participatory land governance in Mozambique: Assessing community spaces, voices, power and benefits in decisions on large-scale land-based investments.

George Schoneveld

Research: The governance of large-scale farmland investments in Sub-Saharan Africa. A comparative analysis of challenges for sustainability.

Maru Shete (ongoing)

Research: The impact of large-scale land acquisition on equitable and sustainable development in Ethiopia.

Eileen Dyer (ongoing)

Research: The facilitation of services in large-scale agricultural investments in rice and sugar in Tanzania.


Postdoc Researcher

Chris Huggins (ongoing)

Research: Improving land governance for agricultural intensification through innovative partnership models and ICT platforms in Tanzania


For more information about these projects, please visit the ‘Research’ section on this website.