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Save the date! Invitation to EADI Directors’ Meeting on 11 and 12 October in Vienna

11 Oct 2018

EADI is holding its annual Directors’ Meeting on 11 and 12 October in Vienna. The event is kindly hosted by the Austrian Foundation for Development Research ÖFSE. The focus of this years’ meeting will be on the Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, combined with a public event on the EU-Africa relations organised. The EADI Directors’ Meeting 2018 will once more connect research institutes for more effective co-operation by sharing ideas, identifying common problems, discussing new trends. The key is networking. In Europe, there is no better occasion for institute directors to meet, exchange and discuss.

EADI Roundtable: Colonial legacies and development studies: contesting discourses and narratives

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28 Jun 2018

Inequalities are increasing globally. Dissecting the social, economic and environmental dimensions of these inequalities reveals how disparities of income and wealth, of access to resources, of limitations to free speech and free movement continue to be shaped by (post-)colonial power relations, Western narratives of progress and their entanglements with (white) idea(l)s of modernity, civilization and development.

EADI Webinar on Citizenship and Civil Society in Development

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22 Jun 2018

The first webinar of the Civil Society and Citizenship in Development Working Group invites everyone interested to join the session (and the group) and share approaches and ideas.

We are practising sustainability at EADI. Are you? Here's an update to our Sustainability Policy.

Read more: We are practising sustainability at EADI. Are you? Here's an update to our Sustainability Policy.
13 Jun 2018

Since its foundation, The European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes (EADI) has been dedicated to science-based, fair and just development. In committing to the successful implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), countries around the globe pledge to contribute to a fundamental shift in how we interact with each other and the finite resources of the Earth. EADI recognizes its role to champion transformative and practical social, economic and ecological changes. We acknowledge our responsibility to not only facilitate scientific exchange for sustainability, but to actively go ahead and ensure that we act in an ethical and responsible manner in all aspects of our work and partnerships.

CfP for Special Issue Proposal: ‘Development Challenges in Myanmar’

Read more: CfP for Special Issue Proposal: ‘Development Challenges in Myanmar’
15 May 2018

Myanmar faces multifaceted, complex and intertwined development challenges that cannot be tackled one by one. The EADI Global Asia Working Group will propose a special issue on ‘Development Challenges in Myanmar’ to be submitted to the European Journal of Development Research.

CfP for the 2018 Global Asia Workshop: ‘Challenges to Democratic Processes in Asia’

Read more: CfP for the 2018 Global Asia Workshop: ‘Challenges to Democratic Processes in Asia’
15 May 2018

The EADI Global Asia Working Group aims to organize workshops all years when there is not a general conference. This year’s topic will be “Challenges to Democratic Processes in Asia”.

Webinar: EADI Working Group on Frugal Innovation and Development

Read more: Webinar: EADI Working Group on Frugal Innovation and Development
03 May 2018

Webinar Title: ''Frugal Innovation and Development'',

Date: 9 May 2018, 3pm (Berlin time)

Speaker: Prof. dr. Peter Knorringa, International Institute of Social Studies (ISS), Erasmus University Rotterdam.

Global Observatory on the Financial Inclusion of Migrants

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03 May 2018

Financial inclusion has risen up the global development agenda and is recognised as being key to poverty alleviation, economic development and the realisation of the Sustainable Development Goals.

Webinar: EADI Working Group on Post-/Decolonial Perspectives, 2 May 2018

Read more: Webinar: EADI Working Group on Post-/Decolonial Perspectives, 2 May 2018
02 May 2018

Webinar Title: "Dialogues at the Margin? Discursive Synergies across Buen Vivir, Degrowth and Human Development",

Date: 2 May 2018, 10 am (Berlin time)

Speaker: Ana Estefania Carballo, University of Melbourne, Australia

EADI Working Group Global Asia organises conference on "Understanding Religious Radicalism"

Read more: EADI Working Group Global Asia organises conference on "Understanding Religious Radicalism"
18 Apr 2018

The conference entitled "Understanding Religious Radicalism. Discourses, Identities and Representations Within and Across South Asian Borders will take place from 19- 20 April. The conference is organised by members of the Global Asia Working Group.

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