Centre for Global Development

February 2016


CGD Summer School 2016

Date: 6/6/201610/6/2016

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 Goals, join us to debate issues around development research and practice 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 »

Multidimensional Poverty Measurement and Analysis Book launch and Talk

Date: 16/6/2015 | Time: 5.00pm6.30pm

Guests Sabina Alkire, James E. Foster, Suman Seth and Paola Ballon visit the Centre for Global Development to talk about their new book Multidimensional Poverty Measurement and Analysis, Oxford University Press. Tuesday 16th June, 5pm to 6.30pm Business School Maurice Read more »

Masterclass - Multidimensional Poverty Analysis

Date: 16/6/2015 | Time: 2.30pm4.00pm

Multidimensional Poverty Measurement and Analysis Masterclass Maurice Keyworth SR 1.03 With Sabina Alkire, James E. Foster, Suman Seth and Paola Ballon (Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative) The traditional view of poverty as income shortfall is rapidly giving way to Read more »

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