Blogs & Media


Short Articles

Behavioural Nudges: Mildly Paternalistic or a Threat to Economic Justice for the Poor? Next Billion, 21 May 2018

Philanthrocapitalists meet the world’s poor: International Development in the fintech eraCritical Macro Finance, 19 January 2017

What can we learn from distance learners?, Devex, 4 April 2016

Trade, sustainability and global governanceWicked Issues, 4 April 2016

Private finance and the post-2015 development agenda, Development Finance Agenda, 1(3) 24-27 (January 2016)

GM crops and the developing world: opposing sides miss the bigger pictureThe Conversation, 12 November 2015

Financing the sustainable development goals: reflections on FfD3Wicked Issues, 17 August 2015

Private finance and the post-2015 development agendaOpen Democracy, 23 May 2015

Investing in Food Security? Philanthropcapitalism, biotechnology and developmentOpen Democracy, 18 July 2013

‘Golden Rice’ and the GM Crop debate , The Crossing, 24 June 2013

Golden Rice’: a golden opportunity?, The Crossing, 20 April 2011

Video: Seeds and sustainability

STEPS Centre, University of Sussex

Between 2007 and 2011 I was member of a research team that explored alternative pathways for maize-based farming systems in Kenya in the context of climate change. We produced this short film on our findings:

Seeds and sustainability: Maize Pathways in Kenya from STEPS Centre on Vimeo.