Collaborative research project launched to advance Women’s Communal Land Rights in Africa
11
Sep

Collaborative research project launched to advance Women’s...

Coventry University academics have received funding to advance Women’s Communal Land Rights (WCLR) in East and West Africa as they aim to address the research gap...

2020

Postgraduate candidate explains why Coventry University was the best place to expand her undergraduate degree into a PhD
03
Sep

Postgraduate candidate explains why Coventry University was...

We asked Anya Goncalves Geiger, a PhD researcher in the Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience (CAWR), why she decided to undertake her postgraduate studies...

2020

Nourishing Life. Territories of Life and Food Sovereignty – a new policy brief
17
Dec

Nourishing Life. Territories of Life and Food Sovereignty –...

Drawing on practical examples from eight countries in Africa, Asia, Europe, and Latin America, the Policy Brief Nourishing Life. Territories of Life and Food Sovereignty...

2019

The Changing Room: A podcast about coping with change
29
Nov

The Changing Room: A podcast about coping with change

A series of conversations about coping with social, economic and environmental change, held at different venues across the city of Coventry.

2019

Postgraduate Researcher of the Year
19
Jan

Postgraduate Researcher of the Year

As part of the Research Hootenanny held at Elm Bank, the new home of the Centre for Research Capability and Development, CAWR nominated Morwenna McKenzie to...

2018

Edible insects and food sustainability
11
Jan

Edible insects and food sustainability

Could edible insects play an important role in tackling a growing global humanitarian problem?

2018

CAWR Newsletter
01
Jan

CAWR Newsletter

In each monthly edition of our newsletters, we will be asking one of our researchers in CAWR to shed some light on their research.

2018

The Conversation Articles by CAWR
01
Jan

The Conversation Articles by CAWR

Our researchers have been busy writing for The Conversation and on this page you will be able to read the latest articles. The Conversation is a hugely popular and...

2018

SUDSnet International Conference, 2018
01
Jan

SUDSnet International Conference, 2018

Professor Sue Charlesworth (CAWR) and Dr Rebecca Wade (Abertay University) organised an international sustainable drainage network conference at Coventry University.

2018

The ‘SMART’ way of assessing the sustainability of English and Welsh farms.
02
Jan

The ‘SMART’ way of assessing the sustainability of English...

Holistic sustainability assessment of farms in the UK managed according to Permaculture principles and compared to certified organic and conventional farms using the...

2017

ALERT and the Human Wildlife Conflict Update
02
Jan

ALERT and the Human Wildlife Conflict Update

Over a year and a half into ALERT and CU’s program to reduce human-lion conflict within Zimbabwe’s Matetsi Conservancy, the database of images captured on...

2017

Coventry Researcher Bastien Dieppois awarded Stanley Jackson Prize
11
Nov

Coventry Researcher Bastien Dieppois awarded Stanley...

Regarding his last paper identifying the climate processes driving decadal timescale fluctuations in southern African rainfall and droughts, Dr Bastien Dieppois has...

2016

CAWR researchers release multi-lingual film on DVD to influence transnational policy
19
Feb

CAWR researchers release multi-lingual film on DVD to...

The film, Imagining Research for Food Sovereignty, highlights key moments in the process and outcomes of the St. Ulrich Workshop on Democratising Agricultural...

2015

Working Together to Build Cooperative Food Systems
16
Jul

Working Together to Build Cooperative Food Systems

A special issue of the Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development (JAFSCD), on Cooperatives and Alternative Food Systems Initiatives, has just...

2014