SUM-forskere i media - Side 13

Dan Banik
Publisert 11. sep. 2020 10:00

Currently, national governments, civil society organisations and international aid agencies use a variety of terms to describe and define an imminent or on-going food-related crisis affecting large groups of people. But such terminology often creates confusion, writes Banik.

Dan Banik
Publisert 3. sep. 2020 09:52

– The initiative in Oslo and in other cities thus typically appeal to three major benefits of riding a bicycle – environment friendly, physical exercise and ease of access, writes Banik.

Dan Banik
Publisert 27. aug. 2020 08:53

– Around a decade and a half ago, the main providers of news were television, radio, the print media and the Internet. Since then social media channels have multiplied and the readership of daily newspapers and the viewership of television channels have undergone major upheavals, writes Banik.

Dan Banik
Publisert 25. aug. 2020 16:16

There are growing signs that the aid relationship between the Global South and Global North is changing fast. Many traditional Western donors are re-evaluating the role of aid while keeping a close eye on their own national interests. These changes may not be all bad, but are these the opportunities for Africa?

Dan Banik
Publisert 25. aug. 2020 08:41

– The Black Lives Matter movement in the past few months has rekindled a demand by Civil Society Organisations in the Global South for greater equity and justice in the field of aid and development cooperation, writes Dan Banik.

Publisert 14. aug. 2020 14:19

– Avokadoen er en relativt dyr frukt, og det har lenge vært et problem med tyveri fra trærne til avokadodyrkerne. I området der det dyrkes mest avokado i Mexico, er staten som ordensmakt veldig svak. Området har lenge vært kontrollert av ulike grupper av organiserte kriminelle. De begynte etter hvert å tilby «beskyttelse» mot tyveri til avokadobøndene, sier Bull.