Research networks

ISS participates in a growing number of research networks with academics and activists from around the world. Under the auspices of these networks, they organize international conferences and workshops, and publish articles in academic journals. All the networks that ISS participates in carry out research in the broad field of development studies.

Navigate to individual network pages by clicking on the links below.

All Eyes on the Amazon
Indigenous communities to monitor environmental damage in the Amazon
Find out more about this project
Value Chains, Local Economic Development and Social Inclusion
How disadvantaged groups and regions can benefit from value chains
Find out more about this network
BRICS Initiatives in Critical Agrarian Studies (BICAS)
A research collective working on the role of the BRICS in global agrarian transformations
Find out more about BICAS
The Emancipatory Rural Politics Initiative (ERPI)
Focused on the processes in rural spaces generating alternatives to regressive politics
Find out more about ERPI
Land Deal Politics Initiative (LDPI)
Aiming for a broad framework on the political economy, ecology and sociology of land deals
Find out more about LDPI
Initiatives in Critical Agrarian Studies (ICAS)
A community of researchers, scholars and practitioners working on agrarian issues
Find out more about ICAS