Centre for Global Development

May 2016


RiDNet research methods training event

Date: 24/5/2016 | Time: 1.00pm4.00pm

RiDNet (Researchers in Development Network) invite you to a Social Research Methods training event on May 24th at University of Leeds. Come along to learn all about data collection methods ready for your fieldwork, wherever that be in the world. Read more »

CGD 4th annual summer school with EADI

Date: 6/6/201610/6/2016

This year’s CGD summer school is in cooperation with EADI   Exploring challenges and opportunities to achieving ‘Just Practices of Development’ in the context of the SDGs As the international community gears up to respond to the new Sustainable Development Read more »

Religion, homosexuality and LGBT rights in Africa

Date: 7/4/2016 | Time: 1.00pm5.00pm

Religion, homosexuality and LGBT rights in Africa Book Launch and Symposium 7 April 1pm to 5pm Venue Old Mining Building, room G.19 (Woodhouse lane) Speakers Dr Barbara Bompani, University of Edinburgh Prof Ezra Chitando, University of Zimbabwe Rev Jide Macaulay, Read more »

Working with Research Assistants in the Field - RiDNet brown bag

Date: 14/3/2016 | Time: 12.30pm1.30pm

Planning to work with research assistants? RiDNet Brown Bag Lunch series brings you Working with Research Assistants in the Field. Monday 14th March at 12.30pm Geography East SR (B.01) Hear first-hand experiences from the field.. including from Madagascar, Malawi, Cameroon, Read more »

Resource Politics and Advocacy Struggles in Zimbabwe: Encountering Power at Multiple Scales

Date: 30/11/2015 | Time: 4.00pm5.30pm

Sustainability Research Institute, Centre for Global Development and Centre for African Studies (LUCAS) Seminar Series Invite you to the third in the series on The Environment, Human Rights and Development Resource Politics and Advocacy Struggles in Zimbabwe: Encountering Power at Read more »

RiDNet Annual Conference

Date: 30/11/2015 (all day)

4th Annual RiDNet Conference “Conducting Fieldwork in Development Contexts: Expectations, Encounters and Entanglements” * £50 book vouchers awarded to 3 outstanding presentations – Most Innovative Methods;  Most Inspiring Paper; Best Multidisciplinary Study Monday 30th November 2015 09:00 – 17:30 followed Read more »

CGD Annual Lecture, 24th November 2015

Date: 24/11/2015 | Time: 5.00pm7.30pm

Centre for Global Development (CGD) with Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy (CCCEP) and Sustainability Research Institute (SRI) ‘Adequacy and Equity under Neoliberal Climate Governance: Assessing the Paris Moment’ Timmons Roberts, Professor of Environmental Studies, Brown University, USA Date: Read more »

'Our Friends at the Bank' Film, Q and A with Director

Date: 10/11/2015 | Time: 5.00pm7.00pm

Centre for Global Development and PIN students invite you to the screening of ‘Our Friends at the Bank’ (1998) followed by a Q&A session with the director Peter Chappell Tuesday 10 November 5pm to 7pm Baines Wing Miall LT (2.34) Read more »

Rainbow Film Festival at University of Leeds

Date: 27/10/201530/10/2015

Rainbow Collective, is a unique production company, formed as a social enterprise and committed to raising awareness on issues of human and childrens’ rights through powerful cinematic documentaries and have collaborated with Amnesty International, The Consortium For Street Children, War Read more »

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