Researchers are examining how and why local peace-building efforts succeed in minimising violence in contexts where there are large new investments, focusing on the remote rural areas of Kenya and Sierra Leone, and its impacts on the poor in marginal rural areas.
Principal Investigator: Yusuf Sayed. Lead Organisation: University of Sussex
Co-investigators: Naureen Durrani; Mario Novelli; Angeline M Barrett
A comparative analysis of the challenges faced by those attempting to document torture and ill-treatment in LICs including the development of a survey technique for the documentation of torture and ill-treatment and policy recommendations.