Institute for Global Sustainable Development
Collaborate - Critique - Transform
We aim to transform our communities, our world and ourselves, with research that tackles global development challenges. We work with partners across the globe seeking global justice and sustainability.
The Institute for Global Sustainable Development (IGSD) at the University of Sheffield is an international centre of excellence, uniting researchers from different disciplines to address global challenges in collaboration with partners and communities worldwide.
Our key research themes are: Health, Environment and Rural Livelihoods, Cities, and Digital, Data and Innovation.
ESRC Impact Prize awarded to SIID fellows
Simon Rushton, Juan Mario Diaz, Miguel Kanai and Melanie Lombard’s ‘Improbable Dialogues’ project has been awarded the ESRC’s Outstanding Societal Impact prize.
Covid-19 Project in Jordan: New Research Associate
We were delighted to welcome to the GCRF-funded Covid-19 PPE for Refugees project a new Research Associate, Dr Melissa Gatter earlier in 2021.
Decolonising in Sheffield: Addressing colonial legacies
Webinar Panel Discussion: Friday 12th March 3pm-4.30pm co-organised with University of Sheffield Department of Geography and Arts & Humanities Knowledge Exchange
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