Job announcement: Research news editor for DDRN_update

Are you eager to communicate new research from Danish universities, which contribute to the UN Sustainable Development Goals in Global South countries?  Are you prepared to cover the full story about the researchers and institutions involved? Can you captivate the readers while explaining the scientific process?  Do you have an excellent command of the English language? Danish Development Research Network (DDRN.dk) is seeking a science journalist to join the DDRN team in communicating new…
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Migration in the context of conflict and resource struggles: Experiences of Burmese migrants in…

Sofie Mortensen, an EU TALENT PhD fellow at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark, is currently researching how conflict, rural development and resource struggles in Myanmar contribute to the migration of Burmese youths to Thailand. She wants to know how the migrants decided to leave Myanmar and understand their wellbeing and dreams for the future.
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Sexual violence against refugees – South Sudanese women and girls in the Bidibidi settlement, Uganda

Women and girls fleeing from conflict or crisis areas mostly experience or witness crimes and violence in their home country as well as during the transit stage of their demanding journey to other countries. However, many of them are at increased risk of violence, particularly sexual gender-based violence (SGBV) in the receiving country too, as this type of violence is an ever-present danger in any humanitarian crises. Hereby, especially the female refugees are at high risk of multiple…
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