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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.

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

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.

Frugal Innovation and Development Research

18 Jan 2018

European Journal of Development Research, Volume 30, Issue 1, January 2018

edited by André Leliveld, Peter Knorringa. Introduction

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.

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).

Response of the EADI Postcolonial Working Group to the editors' statement on the TWQ Viewpoint article on “The case for colonialism

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20 Sep 2017

Do we as researchers and, more importantly, as humans, want to be part of an academic world where we "argue" for the sake of arguments as if it were a mere exercise, or do we realize the importance of the arguments we are making and their normativity in shaping realities?

EADI NORDIC 2017: Articles and livestream from the conference

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04 Sep 2017

We have created a summary of all articles, livestreams and twitter comments on the EADI NORDIC 2017. The following livestreams are available:

  • Dudley Seers Lecture: Inequality and Financial Power: A Macroeconomic and Comparative View
  • Opening Plenary: Economy And Equality
  • Contesting Reconfigured Boundaries: Migration and Development
  • Globalization and International Tax Justice
  • Sustainability and the Green Shift in an Era of Disruptions

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