Giulia Scarpa

Giulia Scarpa


Giulia is a Postgraduate Researcher working with Indigenous population in Uganda on Nutrition and Climate Change.

Giulia worked in Italy, UK and Sub-Saharan Africa (especially The Gambia, Senegal and Kenya)  as clinical and research nurse, and in clinical trials at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.



Research interests

 Research Interests are:

  • Global Health
  •  Nutrition and Tropical Diseases
  • Climate Change
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Community-based research
  • Indigenous methodologies and decolonising methods


  • MSc, Global Health
  • MSc, Cultural Anthropology
  • BSc, Paediatric Nursing
  • Diploma in Tropical Nursing

Research groups and institutes

  • Sustainability Research Institute