The Frontiers of food sovereignty and agrarian justice in the Amazon: a community-based study of political agro-ecology in the state of Para

Lead Research Organisation: Cardiff University
Department Name: Cardiff School of Planning and Geography


This doctoral research will generate theoretically original and empirically grounded understandings of the dynamics of, and interconnections between, different agro-ecology stakeholders, consumers, and policy-makers. It will contribute towards enhancing the comprehension of technological and community-based agro-ecological alternatives formulated and legitimised by subsistence farmers and their families in the context of the Amazon region.


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Studentship Projects

Project Reference Relationship Related To Start End Student Name
ES/P00069X/1 01/10/2017 30/09/2027
2105111 Studentship ES/P00069X/1 01/10/2018 25/03/2023 Alice Essam