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Working with serendipity to produce impact

Green, Duncan (2021) Working with serendipity to produce impact. Impact of Social Sciences Blog (23 Apr 2021). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Impact does not always arise as a primary objective of research. Naomi Pendle, who has been researching South Sudan’s local justice system for a decade, has had a significant impact on the World Food Programme’s warning systems for famine in the country as a by-product of her work, with important lessons for other researchers trying to influence policy. As part of a new series of blogposts focused on real-world impact on the Africa at LSE Blog, Duncan Green talks to Naomi about how her work brought about these changes.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/impactofsocialsciences/
Additional Information: © 2021 The Author(s)
Divisions: Firoz Lalji Institute for Africa
International Development
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 01 Jun 2021 14:18
Last Modified: 05 Aug 2021 10:42
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/110620

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