PhD Fellows

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Universidade Estadual de Campinas

Name

Dissertation Topic

Ricardo Cifuentes

Conditional cash transfers and the job market: possibilities and limits for integrating public policies

Cheng Li

 

Analysis of Fesaible Policies as Response to the Transitional and Post Labour
Surplus Economy

Juliana Duffles Donato Moreira

The contradictions of Brazilian social policy


University of Cape Coast

Name

Dissertation Topic

John Oti Amoah

 

Social Protection and Rural Livelihoods in the Wa West District of Ghana: A Gender Perspective

Moses Segbenya

Informality and organizing among stone quarry workers in the Central Region of Ghana

Benjamin

Tachie

Youth Enetreneurship in the informal economy in Ghana: the Role if Human and Social Capital


Egerton University

Name

Dissertation Topic

Noah
Kibet

Risk Attitudes Towards Private Standards and Effects on Household Welfare

Jonah Muthui

 

Nutritive Value, Bio-Economics and Biotechnological Intervention in Alternative Pig Feed Use and Producers' Decent Work Deficits in Kenya


University of Agriculture Faisalabad

Name

Dissertation Topic

Saima Nazir

Current Status of Bt Cotton Cultivation, Future Challenges, Perspectives and its Linkages with Sustainable Livelihood of Female Cotton Pickers in Southern Punjab Pakistan


University of Kassel

Name

Dissertation Topic

Oksana Balashova

The role of trade unions in enforcing social and labor rights for domestic workers: The case of Ukrainian migrant workers in Italy

Joaquín
Bernáldez

 

The Political Ecology of Fracking in Argentina

Jorge Enrique Forero

Class struggle and productive transformation policy during the Ecuadorian citizen's revolution 2007-2017

Raja Usman Khalid

 

Sustainable Supply Chain Management in Base of Pyramid

Khawar Saeed Khan

 

Development of Solar Assisted milk Pasteurizer and Mobile Chiller Unit for Income Generation of Rural Communities

Evans Appiah

Kissi

Assessment of Decent Work Initiatives along the Agricultural Value Chain in Ghana: Comparing and Improving Effects for Economic and Social Upgrading

Jongkil Kim

 

A Victory of the Neoliberal Transnational Historic Bloc under the New Phase of Globalisation? A Neo-Gramscian Approach to the Korea-U.S. Free Trade Agreement

Madelaine Moore

Common ground? Exploring struggles over water through Social Reproduction Feminism

Arslan Nawaz

Biodiversity and use of sea buckthorn in the Karakorum mountains of northern Pakistan

Grace Rusinamhodzi

Assessing the socio-economic significance of commercialization of non-timber forest products (NTFPs) for rural households in or adjacent forest environments

Halyna Semenyshyn

 

EU Crisis Management and its Influence on the German Public Banking Sector with the focus on the saving banks

Juana Torres Cierpe

 

Precarious employment and identity in Chile. The case of “trabajadores a honorarios” in the Central Administration

TATA Institute of Social Sciences

Name

Dissertation Topic

Hemantika Basu

Informal Labour Market and Women in Siliguri, West Bengal: Understanding Work and Employment from Decent Work perspective

Nisha Bharti

Informalisation of Labour in Garment Manufacturing: a Study in Mumabi

Shahana Purveen

Migrants, Work and Identity: A Study in Mumbai


University of the Witwatersrand

Name

Dissertation Topic

Andrew Bennie

Re-thinking the Agrarian Question in South Africa: Contestation and Alternatives in the South African Agro-Food System

Ruth Castel-Branco

Rural Livelihoods, Social Welfare and Puclic Employment Programs in Mozambique

Thembi
Luckett

Hope and Utopianism in the Everyday Lives of Metalworkers and Their Communities

Johannes Machinya

'Illegal' Migrant Labour and Precarity. A Case Study of Undocumented Migrant Workers in Witbank, South Africa

Wellington
Myundura

'Operating under the Radar': Rethinking Forestry Plantation Workers' Resistance & Quiescene in Zimbabwe's Eastern Highlands, Chimanimani District


Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán

Name

Dissertation Topic

Mauricio Lopez Barreto

 

Local Human Development Agencies and the Biocultural Heritage in Yucatan: a Political Ecology Analysis