Fighting hunger and malnutrition in the face of climate change

Fighting hunger and malnutrition in the face of climate change

Jameel Observatory’s Guyo Malicha Roba joined Impact Room podcast host Maysa Jalbout to discuss hunger and malnutrition and what philanthropy can do to mitigate contributing factors such as climate change and provide longer-term funding to address systemic...
Action research on challenge questions the focus of Observatory’s second year

Action research on challenge questions the focus of Observatory’s second year

In its second year the Observatory moved from establishment and agenda-setting to implementing a portfolio comprising action research by young scholars (both PhD students and post-doctoral scientists), impact collaborations on nutrition data and community-led early...
CNN interview – Guyo Malicha Roba on drought early action priorities in East Africa

CNN interview – Guyo Malicha Roba on drought early action priorities in East Africa

Eleni Giokos, host of CNN’s ‘Connecting Africa’ programme recently interviewed Jameel Observatory Head Guyo Malicha Roba on the Observatory’s work helping vulnerable communities prepare for the consequences of climate change, drought and food shortages in some of the...
Jameel Observatory seeks PhD proposals for research on food security early action

Jameel Observatory seeks PhD proposals for research on food security early action

The Jameel Observatory for Food Security Early Action seeks proposals for two fully funded PhD positions at the University of Edinburgh. To help advance progress towards its vision that ‘vulnerable pastoral and agro-pastoral communities in East Africa are more...
Jameel Observatory small project support to University of Edinburgh staff

Jameel Observatory small project support to University of Edinburgh staff

To deepen engagement and bring in new skill sets from across the University of Edinburgh, the Jameel Observatory for Food Security Early Action seeks proposals from University of Edinburgh staff to support ot undertake action research on its key themes. The Jameel...