Dr. Elisabet Rasch is fellow at the Freie Universität Berlin

Elisabet Rasch is currently a fellow at Freie Universität Berlin where she will collaborate with colleagues from of the GLOCON research group. GLOCON is a Junior Research Group and stands for Global Change - Local Conflicts? Conflicts over land in Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa in times of global transformation. This Junior Research Group investigates the … Continue reading Dr. Elisabet Rasch is fellow at the Freie Universität Berlin

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Criminalization and violence in natural resource conflicts in Guatemala

By Elisabet Dueholm Rasch, SDC, on resourceworlds.org July 4, 2012 (Santa Cruz el Quiché). The CPK (K’iche Peoples Council) is attacked by armed individuals during a peaceful manifestation, saying they are looking for Lolita Chávez, environmental human rights activist. September 18, 2015 (Sayaché, Petén). Rigoberto Lima Choc, environmental activist, is shot dead in front of … Continue reading Criminalization and violence in natural resource conflicts in Guatemala

Cum Laude for Annet Pauwelussen

On April 5, 2017, Annet Pauwelussen, PhD student of Sociology of Development and Change, graduated with distinction cum laude, after successfully defending her thesis entitled ''Amphibious Anthropology: Engaging with Maritime Worlds in Indonesia''. Annet Pauwelussen's research was supervised by Prof. dr Leontine Visser (promotor) and Dr ir Gerard Verschoor (co-promotor). This thesis explores  how people … Continue reading Cum Laude for Annet Pauwelussen