Listen to our podcast on enhancing conflict sensitivity in research in the Mekong Region

Why does research need to consider the dimensions of conflict? What are some of the main domains where conflict can usually occur in a research project ? How can we better address the issue of conflict in a water insecurity research? In this first episode of SUMERNET "Research 4 All" podcast series, we are joined by Dr. Sudarat Tuntivivat, SUMERNET Conflict Sensitivity Advisor, to talk about how to address the issues of conflict in a research project to produce better outcomes.

Nguyen Thi Hoang  Nguyen By Nguyen Thi Hoang Nguyen - Jul 14, 2020

Episode 01 hosts: May Thazin Aung and Nguyen Nguyen
Sound editing: Rajesh Daniel
Artwork: Kadesiree Thossaphonpaisan; Cover photo by Diego Gennaro on Unsplash

Series producers: Rajesh Daniel and Leonie Pearson

SUMERNET podcasts highlight different aspects of our work on research, policy engagement, capacity building and communications in the Mekong Region.

Visit our website to find out more about our work to improve policies and practices in reducing water insecurity in the Mekong Region.


Marshall, Wallace. (2014). From Principle to Practice: A User’s Guide to Do No Harm. CDA Collaborative Learning Projects. Pdf file  

UN Online Conflict Sensitivity Course can be found here


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