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Upcoming Webinar: EADI Working Group on Frugal Innovation and Development, 9 May 2018

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09 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.

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

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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"

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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.

New Project: Bridge 47 – Building Global Citizenship

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13 Apr 2018

EADI is partner of the new Bridge 47 project, which is dealing with goal 4.7 on promoting education for sustainable development of the Sustainable Development Goals. EADI takes the leading role in the work on Knowledge Exchange Partnerships which serve to ensure a free flow of ideas and best practices for Global Citizenship Education between research institutions and civil society organisations.

The Bridge 47 Project focuses on Global Citizenship Education (GCE). Key areas of GCE can be defined as sustainable development, human rights, gender equality, human security, peace and appreciation of cultural diversity. Keeping it short, GCE educates to build a more just, peaceful and equal world without leaving anyone behind.

Five ways EADI is amplifying voices of female researchers

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22 Mar 2018

EADI offers a range of activities to raise the profile of female researchers:

EADI (Wo)Mentoring

Pursuing a career in academia can be challenging. Young scholars have to deal with a number of questions: uncertainties concerning research work and juggling career, family commitments and personal life at the same time. The EADI Mentoring Programme “Develop Your Talent” provides young and aspiring 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 often arise. This is especially important since women in particular are often struggling to find entry points for building own networks

Successful IAC / EADI Accreditation of Master in Interdisciplinary Development Studies (MIDS) de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia

Read more: Successful IAC / EADI Accreditation of Master in Interdisciplinary Development Studies (MIDS) de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia
20 Mar 2018

EADI is delighted to announce the successful accreditation of the Master in Interdisciplinary Development Studies (MIDS) offered by the Centro Interdisciplinario de Estudios sobre Desarrollo (CIDER) of Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia. The MIDS offers a two-year graduate programme in development studies in Colombia.

EADI Panel at World Social Science Forum, 25-28 Sep, Fukuoka, Japan

Read more: EADI Panel at World Social Science Forum, 25-28 Sep, Fukuoka, Japan
20 Mar 2018

Our panel is entitled "Development Studies and Knowledge Production - Which Way? In search of a transdisciplinary and transformative (research) agenda on equality" The Call for Papers is open until 31 March.

Extended deadline: Vacancy: European Journal of Development Research (EJDR) Co-Editor

Read more: Extended deadline: Vacancy: European Journal of Development Research (EJDR) Co-Editor
14 Feb 2018

The European Journal of Development Research is advertising for a new co-editor with expertise in the qualitative methodologies within international development research, including their use within mixed methods research designs, and impact evaluation (broadly defined) to join our thriving editorial team.

Successful IAC / EADI accreditation of the MSc NGO and Development Management at University of East London

Read more: Successful IAC / EADI accreditation of the MSc NGO and Development Management at University of East London
13 Feb 2018

IAC / EADI congratulates UEL on the overall excellent quality and unique features of its MSc programme NGO and Development Management. This established course, which has been running for ten years, examines the central issues facing developing countries in today’s globalised world, giving students the skills for a job in development and the wider sectors.

The aim of the course is to prepare for a career as an informed and critical development practitioner. Students will be equipped with all the practical skills that are demanded by development agencies and will also gain insight across the wider picture, understanding how developing countries can progress and how the poor can be mobilised to escape from the poverty trap.

Webinar: EADI Working Group on "Ethiopians in Zhengistan - Decolonising Development Policy"

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23 Jan 2018

3rd Webinar of EADI Postcolonial Working Group, 16 February, 3pm (Berlin time)

Aram Ziai spoke about "Ethiopians in Zhengistan - Decolonising Development Policy, available online.

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