Sociologist with over 10 years’ experience crossing the fields of rural poverty alleviation, public policies, food rights, environment, agriculture, rural development, or related field. Saker El Nour associate Researcher at the UMR 201 Développement et Sociétés (Paris 1, IRD), Institute of Research for Development. Saker does research in Egypt, Lebanon, Arab World about Poverty Dynamics, Public Policy, Gender and Work, Agri-food system Dynamics; Environmentalism of the poor and socio-ecological system. Their most recent publication is• “Dam, rice and state: environmental racism against Nile Delta peasants