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JUMP: Empowering Southern Researchers

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18 Oct 2017

Getting published in a high-ranked journal helps to sharpen individual academic skills and can be very beneficial for a scientific career.

EADI’s new Journal Mentoring Programme (JUMP) in cooperation with the European Journal of Development Research (EJDR), seeks to empower young researchers from the global South to publish in the EJDR. During the EADI NORDIC conference in Bergen, Norway, the first ever group of JUMP mentees attended several workshops and met their mentors.

New EADI programme: Develop your talents!

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02 Oct 2017

The EADI Mentoring Programme “Develop Your Talents” provides young scholars with the chance to exchange with someone further advanced in their career. The mentoring does not offer professional coaching to the mentees, but accompaniment on a younger sister/elder sister level. As some of our mentors are also active in the Working Groups, opportunities for further collaboration may arise.

Anne-Kathrin Weber winner of EADI Prize 2017

Read more: Anne-Kathrin Weber winner of EADI Prize 2017
02 Oct 2017

We are very delighted to award the 2017 EADI Prize for Excellence in Development Studies to Anne-Kathrin Weber with her outstanding paper on "Why companies go green – A constructivist view on corporate sustainability activities in the forest sector".

EADI NORDIC 2017 Conference: Keynote speakers announced!

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24 May 2017

We are delighted to announce the following speakers and the main programme of the conference:

Professor James K. Galbraith (University of Texas at Austin)
Professor Lise Rakner (University of Bergen, Chr. Michelsen Institue)
Professor Bertil Tungodden (Norwegian School of Economics NHH, CMI))
Professor Rohini Somanathan (Delhi School of Economics)
Dr. Arne Strand (Chr. Michelsen Institute)
Professor Uma Kothari (University of Manchester)
Professor Cathrine Brun (Oxford Brookes University)
Professorial Fellow Mick Moore (University of Sussex)
Professor Brooke Harrington (Copenhagen Business School)
Professor Joyeeta Gupta (University of Amsterdam)
Professor Achim Steiner (Oxford Martin School, UNDP)
Professor Susan Parnell (University of Cape Town)

Registration is open.

Forthcoming Events

Past Events

EADI NORDIC Conference 2017

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21 Aug 2017

The Conference entitled "Globalisation at the Crossroads - Rethink Inequqlities and Boundaries" will take place in Bergen, Norway on the 21-23 August 2017.

PhD Conference in International Development

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05 Sep 2016

The 5th Annual International PhD Conference in International Development will take place on Monday 5 and Tuesday 6 September 2016 at the School of International Development (DEV) at the University of East Anglia (UEA).

Summer School: “Exploring challenges and opportunities to achieving ‘Just Practices of Development’ in the context of the SDGs”

Read more: Summer School: “Exploring challenges and opportunities to achieving ‘Just Practices of Development’ in the context of the SDGs”
06 Jun 2016

As the international community gears up to respond to the new Sustainable Development Goals, join us at the Centre for Global Development in Leeds to debate issues around development research and practice and whether and how genuine reform, inclusion and justice might be achieved.

The Leeds Summer School takes place in cooperation with EADI from 6 to 10 June 2016.