Funded Research Projects 2009

Farmers as social learners: Knowledge generation, knowledge exchange and communities of practice in 'sustainable agriculture' systems
Dr SL Morgan, Prof TK Marsden
Sponsor: ESRC (£68,957)
Duration: 01/04/2009 - 30/09/2010

The Wales Rural Observatory
Prof P Milbourne, Prof TK Marsden
Sponsor: Welsh Assembly Government (£2,450,000)
Duration: 01/01/2009 - 31/12/2013

Centre for Education in the Built Environment
Prof CJ Webster, Prof PJ Jones
Sponsor: Higher Education Academy (£250,535)
Duration: 01/08/2009 - 31/07/2010

Global recession and poverty in Africa: The impact of declining international trade on street - traders in Lome Togo
Prof AMB Brown
Sponsor: British Academy (£7,500)
Duration: 01/07/2009 - 31/12/2010

Young people and housing: Identifying policy challenges and solutions for 2020
Prof DF Clapham, Dr S Orford
Sponsor: Joseph Rowntree Foundation (£59,569)
Duration: 16/12/2009- 15/05/2011

Grey and pleasant land? An interdisciplinary exploration of the connectivity of older people in rural civic society
Prof P Milbourne
Sponsor: ESRC Centre For The Economic & Social (£191,380)
 02/01/2009 – 31/03/2012