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Call for Participation: Critical academic perspectives on scholarship in the social sciences – How do we "know" the world?

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18 Oct 2018

This one-day Workshop, organised by the EADI Working Group on "Post- and Decolonial Perspectives to Development" aims to bridge academic “silos” and connect scholars from diverse fields in the social sciences. Deadline for submissions: 27 November 2018

Re-thinking Development Research

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29 Aug 2018

Despite a broad consensus that global problems require global solutions, academia and research remain dominated by Western scholars and epistemologies. Western knowledge and its forms of production are considered as universally applicable and relevant while Southern knowledge(s) continue to be marginalized and/or silenced.

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

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.

Webinar: EADI Working Group on “Post-colonial Perspectives on and within Development Studies”.

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02 Oct 2017

On 20 October 2017 at 1400 hrs Central European Time (GMT +2 hrs) the EADI Working group will organise a webinar with the following topics:.

1. Dr. Anindya Sekhar Purakayastha, Ph.D Topic: Did Postcolonial Studies fail to emancipate the consciousness of the colonized self? How can one explain the chasm between Postcolonial theory and practice?  2. Dr. Epifania Amoo-Adare Topic: (Un)thinking Science: Critical Literacies for 'Postnormal' Times Dr. Amoo-Adare is Associated Researcher at Center for Development Research (ZEF).

Call for Participation: New EADI Working Group on Postcolonialism

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16 Jun 2016

A new EADI Working Group on "Postcolonial Perspectives on and within Development (Studies)" has been established.

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