Research - Articles

Elsevier,

The Lancet Global Health, Volume 8, Issue 11, November 2020, Pages e1380-e1389

This article addresses SDGs 3 and 5 by presenting data from an interrupted time series showing the economic and psyschological impact of the COVID-19 lockdown on women and families in Rupganj upazila, a region in rural Bangladesh. Women reported greater food insecurity due to reduced family income, an increase in symptoms of depression and anxiety, and an increase in intimate partner violence during the lockdown, ranging from emotional violence (threats, humiliation, and insults) to moderate to severe physical violence or sexual violence.
Elsevier,

The Lancet Global Health, Volume 8, Issue 11, November 2020, Pages e1380-e1389

Contributing to SDGs 3, 5 and 10, this article examines how COVID-19 lockdowns have presented substantial risks to the wellbeing of women, particularly through economic inequality and exposure to intimate partner violence.
Elsevier,

CATENA, Volume 196, January 2021, 104831

Advancing SDG 15, this article explore the relationships between plant invasions and soil carbon pools.
Elsevier,

CATENA, Volume 194, November 2020, 104716

Advancing SDG 15, this article explores the changes in soil nitrogen and nitrogen functional gene (NFG) abundances within vertical profiles throughout the desertification process.

Global Citizen, 26th October 2020

COVID-19 testing in Africa has so far been limited to larger cities because of how the tests are conducted, which means that it is far more difficult to test those in remote and rural areas where there are higher rates of poverty. The United Nations’ Global Goal 3 promotes good health and well-being for all, and this can only be achieved if all people in all places have access to health care and virus testing.
Elsevier,

Current Research in Green and Sustainable Chemistry, Volume 25, October 2020, 100356

This article supports SDGs 2, 9 and 12 by reviewing different side and waste streams, based on their volume and economic importance and relevant valuable compounds, with the focus on recent developments of new food products and ingredients.
Elsevier,

Forensic Science International, Volume 315, October 2020, 11043

Contributing to SDGs 5, 9 and 16, this article explores a new ecological working framework built as a multilevel platform useful for understanding and preventing the victimisation of women by drug-facilitated sexual assault.
Elsevier,

Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine, Volume 75, October 2020, 102035

Contributing to SDGs 5 and 16, this paper discusses dowry homicides involving fire.
Elsevier,

Forensic Science International, Volume 315, October 2020, 110460

In this article, a multifocal analytical strategy based on an intersectional gender-sensitive approach was used to analyse the evidence coming from both forensic case studies and contextual studies about sexual interrelation and drug use. The paper contributes to SDGs 5, 9, and 16.
Elsevier,

Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, Volume 302, 15 October 2020, 107083

Advancing SDG 15, this article explores the effects of pasture diversification with herbs and tree legumes on soil properties.

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