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Bina Agarwal awarded the prestigious 2017 Balzan Prize

Bina Agarwal, former President of the International Society For Ecological Economics and currently Professor of Economics at the University of Manchester, has been awarded the prestigious Balzan prize for her pathbreaking work in women in agriculture and gender studies. The … Continue reading

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Order of Agricultural Merit Awarded to Bina Agarwal

Professor Bina Agarwal (former ISEE President) was conferred the prestigious French civilian distinction, Officier de l’Ordre du mérite agricole (Officer of the Order of Agricultural Merit) by H.E. Mr Alexandre Ziegler, Ambassador of France to India, on 5 July 2017 … Continue reading

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Bina Agarwal awarded the 2017 Louis Malassis International Prize

Professor Bina Agarwal (former President, ISEE) has been awarded the 2017 Louis Malassis International Prize for an “Outstanding Career in Agricultural Development”.  The Prize is given once every two years by the Agropolis Fondation, Montpellier, to recognize individuals for their exemplary … Continue reading

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Bina Agarwal elected member of the National Academy of Sciences, Italy

8 August 2016 Bina Agarwal, Professor of Development Economics and Environment at the Global Development Institute, has been elected foreign member of the Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei (National Academy of Sciences, Italy) in the social and political sciences. She is … Continue reading

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Bina Agarwal conferred the Order of Agricultural Merit by France

Bina Agarwal has been conferred the honour of being appointed officer in the Order of Agricultural Merit (Ordre du Mérite Agricole) by France. This prestigious award, second only to the Legion of honour when established in 1883,  is given for outstanding contributions … Continue reading

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Oxford University Press releases “Gender Challenges” by Bina Agarwal

Gender Challenges Volumes 1, 2 and 3 Bina Agarwal Noted economist Bina Agarwal provides gender perspectives on a wide range of academic and policy issues of current importance in this three-volume set of essays written by her over the last … Continue reading

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Happiness Is an Important Indicator of Societal Progress

Opinion Piece in the New York Times, Room for Debate, by Bina Agarwal If happiness is defined by an individual’s freedom to choose, and lead, a life he or she has reason to value, it is worth tracking it as … Continue reading

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The CGIAR Development Dialogues: Integrated landscape approaches

Bina Agarwal, past-President of ISEE spoke on a panel on the landscape approach to agricultural production and food security as part of the CGIAR development dialogues held at Columbia University, New York, on 25 September 2015. She was also interviewed … Continue reading

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The Journal of Peasant Studies | Free Download

The Journal of Peasant Studies is allowing a special free download of The Power of Numbers in Gender Dynamics: Illustrations from Community Forestry Groups by Bina Agarwal. To download a copy click here.

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Musings from an outgoing ISEE President (2012-2013)

My time as President of ISEE has gone by in a flash. I served for two years as President after serving for two as President-elect. This period has been significant in many respects, both globally and for ISEE. The 2012 … Continue reading

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Bina Agarwal’s Ongoing Effectuation

Bina Agarwal, President ISEE, has been appointed as a member of the Future Earth Science Committee.  Consisting of 18 members globally, belonging to diverse disciplines, including the natural and social sciences, humanities and engineering, the Committee will provide scientific guidance … Continue reading

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Gender and Green Governance in Paperback

New in Paperback Gender and Green Governance The Political Economy of Women’s Presence Within and Beyond Community Forestry Bina Agarwal528 pages | 11 Boxes, 12 Figures, 94 Tables | 234x156mm978-0-19-968302-4 | Paperback | July 2013 (estimated)Also available as: Hardback Price: … Continue reading

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Planet Under Pressure 2012 Video

Planet Under Pressure 2012 | Bina Agarwal, ISEE President

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Transforming Quietly

Published on Saturday, 14 July 2012 in the Indian Express What India can learn from a grassroots land reform movement in Brazil The international dignitaries who left Rio de Janeiro soon after the UN Earth summit missed a remarkable grassroots … Continue reading

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Special Discount for Gender & Green Governance

Last chance for special discount! Oxford University Press Special Offer Gender and Green Governance – The Political Economy of Women’s Presence Within and Beyond Community Forestry by Bina Agarwal A personal copy of Bina Agarwal’s Gender and Green Governance (Oxford … Continue reading

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