Centre for Global Development

April 2017


Decolonising Development: Whose Voice, Whose Agenda? Online conference 22-24 May

Date: 22/5/201724/5/2017

Online conference May 22 – 24 2017 Organised by Leeds University Centre for Global Development (CGD) and INTRAC What can – or should – development achieve? Who decides what success looks like or how it should be measured? With the Read more »

DSA Women and Development Study Group

Date: 17/3/2017 (all day)

‘Interrogating the Nexus  of Alternative Knowledges, Evidence and Impact in GAD Research and Practice’ DSA Women and Development Study Group and Centre for Global Development (CGD) This one day workshop examines the relationship between efforts to promote gender equality and Read more »

RiDNet fieldwork chat drop-in session

Date: 6/3/2017 | Time: 12.00pm2.00pm

Are you a Leeds University PhD student and planning fieldwork in a developing country? We’re holding a lunchtime drop-in session on Monday 6th March 12-2 Baines Wing SR 2.14, with 3rd year PhDs with extensive fieldwork experience to answer any Read more »

Call for Abstracts - 5th Annual RiDNet conference

Date: 27/1/2017 (all day)

The Researchers in Development Network at the University of Leeds 5th Annual RiDNet conference “I, Researcher: exploring the research experience – context, self and interdisciplinary practice” 27th of January, 2017 at the School of Earth and Environment, University of Leeds. The Read more »

Early Childhood Development in Challenging Contexts

Date: 13/12/2016 | Time: 10.00am4.00pm

Early Childhood Development in Challenging Contexts Date: 13/12/2016 | Time: 10.00am – 4.00pm Nuffield Centre for International Health and Development and Centre for Global Development Venue: Room 1.05 Charles Thackrah Building, University of Leeds, UK. The Workshop will bring together Read more »

ESRC Global Challenges Research Fund – International Development Conference on Vulnerability

Date: 23/11/201624/11/2016

The Leeds Social Sciences Institute and Centre for Global Development will be hosting a two-day high profile International Development conference around the over-arching theme of Vulnerability and Resilience at Weetwood Hall Hotel,  Leeds. Why vulnerability? The theme of vulnerability speaks to a Read more »

RiDNet Brown Bag lunch 19th October

Date: 19/10/2016 | Time: 12.30pm1.30pm

Researchers in Development Network (RiDNet) Leeds invite you to a lunch seminar on Wednesday 19th October: ‘Youth, police and violence in Rio de Janeiro’s favelas’ – Juliana Correa, guest PhD researcher from Fiocruz Brazil ‘Methodological and ethical challenges of doing Read more »

Civil Society, Democracy and Development Research Cluster launch

Date: 22/6/2016 | Time: 11.30am4.00pm

The Cluster aims to establish a collaborative network of academic/intellectual capacity to engage with the themes of civil society, democracy and development and how they intersect. Our focus is not simply the day-to-day practice of large and small NGOs – Read more »

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