PhD course: From Scarcity to Access and Rights: Changing Perspectives on Food Insecurity

The principal objective of the course is to critically review different approaches to food insecurity, which will enable doctoral students to understand key poverty-related concepts and approaches that are currently widespread and influential among major international and national development agencies.

Lecturers include  

  • Dan Banik, Associate Professor and Research Director, Centre for Development and the Environment, University of Oslo
  • Marc J. Cohen, Senior Researcher, Humanitarian Policy, Oxfam America, Washington DC
  • Polly Ericksen, Senior Scientist, International Livestock Research Institute, Kenya
  • Ruth Haug, Professor, Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Norwegian University of Life Sciences
  • George Kent, Professor Emeritus, Department of Political Science, University of Hawaii


Poverty and Development
Published Sep. 14, 2011 4:08 PM