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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.

Journal Mentoring Programme JUMP officially launched

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13 Apr 2017

The JUMP Mentoring Programme offers (young) Southern researchers the opportunity to work closely with an experienced scholar from their field of interest with the aim of preparing a paper for publication (subject to the regular peer-review process) in the European Journal of Development Research. Applications from participants of the EADI NORDIC 2017 conference welcome!

EADI NORDIC 2017 Conference: Registration open

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05 Apr 2017

Registration for the EADI NORDIC 2017 Conference taking place in Bergen 20-23 August is open now. Registration until June 15, 2017. Funding available for a limited number of participants.

Seeking outstanding candidates for 3 permanent full-time positions

21 Mar 2017

The Department of International Development is seeking outstanding candidates for the following three permanent full-time positions. Closing date 31 March.

Call for Papers: Building Networks for Sustainable Change – Joining efforts of academia, policy and practice

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20 Mar 2017

EADI invites papers for a panel at the DSA Conference, 6-8 September 2017 in Bradford, UK.

Context: Putting the SDGs into practice. We will discuss: Potentials of and for networks between academia, policy and practice, Requirements to promote better understanding and closer collaboration between decision-makers and scholars, Ways to influence policy with research, Spaces for scholarly activism.

Deadline: 26.04.2017

The European Journal of Development Research: Volume 29 Number 1 is now available online.

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02 Mar 2017

Including the following open access articles:

A Prototypical Case in the Making? Challenging Comparative Perspectives on French Aid, Gordon D Cumming

Structural Transformation, Biased Technological Change and Employment in Vietnam Philip Abbott, Finn Tarp & Ce Wu

Costs, Benefits and the Political Economy of Aid Coordination: The Case of the European Union, Stephan Klingebiel, Mario Negre & Pedro Morazán

Poverty, Employment and Inequality in the SDGs: Heterodox Discourse, Orthodox Policies?

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20 Feb 2017

International Institute of Social Studies (ISS); ISS Working Paper Series / General Series Volume 626; Author: Malte Luebker – Details for “Poverty, Employment and Inequality in the SDGs: Heterodox Discourse, Orthodox Policies?”

This paper uses examples from Asia to analyse SDG 8 ‘Sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth’. It concludes that the right to freedom of association and collective bargaining is important.

Social Protection Working Group: New Brief 02/2017

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14 Feb 2017

The Social Protection Working Group has released a new briefing paper to inform about current developments.

Choosing Between Research Rigour or Support for Advocacy Movements, a False Dichotomy?

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09 Feb 2017

Institute of Development Studies (IDS), Brighton; IDS Bulletin 47.6; Authors: Kat Pittore; Dolf J. H. te Lintelo; James Georgalakis; Tumaini Mikindo – Details for “Choosing Between Research Rigour or Support for Advocacy Movements, a False Dichotomy?”

This article discusses the conceptualisation and operationalisation of engaged excellence, exploring the tensions between research and policy advocacy.

Africa and its partners: building alliances for sustainable development

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08 Feb 2017

DIE/GDI recently launched a new blog that discusses how on sustainable development and peace depend on economic and political developments in Africa.

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