SUDA welcome Kathryn Grace from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities as visiting summer researcher. Kathryn is assistant professor of Geography, Environment and Society and will work with Sunnee Billingsley in a new project on how fertility and maternal/child health relate to food insecurity in post-soviet Central Asia.

We also welcome two new/old postdoctoral researchers to Stockholm, who will both spend the summer time doing research at SUDA. These are Kieron Barclay who stays until the end of August and Li Ma who stays until the end of September. Kieron visits before joining the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research in Rostock, Li Ma visits from Louvain-la-Neuve.