In connection with Black History Month 2020 two posts were featured on http://blogs.coventry.ac.uk/researchblog/ – here we briefly introduce them as ‘Black History Month: Researcher Voices’ and link to the original posts (click on the titles):
by Yvette Brown, PhD candidate in the Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience (CAWR).
“…My name is Yvette Brown, I work as a Senior Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing at the University of Worcester. I am also a PhD candidate in the Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience. A few weeks ago, I achieved a milestone, I submitted my PhD thesis: Black men, Psychosis and Oppression: What do we learn when we listen to Black men’s voice?..”
Liliane is a Research Assistant in the Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience (CAWR) at Coventry University. Her research interests include: Forced displacement, food Security, sustainable livelihoods, and wild harvest.
“…My work in Stabilisation Agriculture focuses on enhancing the social and economic resilience of communities in fragile environments to withstand and respond to adverse conditions generated by natural and human induced stresses. In particular, I emphasise sustainability and resilient food production as a means to bring about peace, stability, human security and development…”