Research interests of departments and centers


* The economic and social effects of development projects.
* Rural empowerment and food security.
* The developmental dimensions of political systems.
* Globalization and rural areas.
* Structural and functional transformations of the rural family.
* The role of women in sustainable development.
* Cultural foundations of rural development.
* Women and poverty.
* The role of media in rural development.
* The role of local government in development.
* The role of dams in rural development.
* The role of microfinance in rural development.
* Civil society institutions and rural development.