Research

Siddharth Kara’s Op-Ed in the Guardian

Siddharth Kara’s Op-Ed in the Guardian

Blum Center Distinguished Visiting Scholar Siddharth Kara recently published an op-ed in the Guardian titled, “I saw the unbearable grief inflicted on families by cobalt mining. I pray for change.” The piece tells the story of some of the children and families he met during research trips to the Democratic Republic […]

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Interview: Addressing Inequality in Flood Risk

Interview: Addressing Inequality in Flood Risk

More than 7 million Californians live in places that are at risk of flooding. But not every community is well prepared to recover from floods. A new study, headed by experts at the University of California, Irvine (UCI), is looking at how flooding affects social inequality in flood-prone parts of […]

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