Past Events

Attention Early Career Researchers: The Call for Abstracts for the 17th Development Dialogue is Open!

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14 Nov 2019

Engaged Scholarship for Development: Building Solidarity, Peace and Social Justice:
Invitation to PhDs and early-career researchers in development studies to share ideas on their research methodologies, findings and experiences towards solidarity, peace and social justice. Submit your abstract by 15 January 2020!

Translating Research into Action: Development Research Communications Workshop, 7-8 November, Bonn

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07 Nov 2019

Following the success of our Research Communciations Workshop in 2018, we invite communications professionals from our member institutes and members of our Research Communciations Working Group to another round of interactive exchange and discussions here in Bonn. The programme will be updated in due course. Download the programme

New EADI Webinar: Rethinking Research Collaboration for Global Development, 6 November, 3:30pm CET

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06 Nov 2019

In this webinar, Jude Fransman and Kate Newman (co-convenors of the Rethinking Research Collaborative) will discuss their work on understanding and improving trans-national/sectoral/disciplinary research collaboration to address the urgent social and environmental challenges facing the world today.

Contending Regions? A geographical approach to the 2030 Agenda: Panel Discussion at EADI Directors' Meeting

29 Oct 2019

What are the most crucial changes brought about by the SDGs? Where does the Agenda 2030 leave Latin America and Africa? What can we as researchers do? And do we need new economic perspectives such as degrowth to achieve sustainable development? 

The panel session at the recent EADI Directors’ Meeting in Cordoba raised more questions than it provided answers – which did not come unexpected, given that the SDGs are far from being implemented in any country of the world. At the same time, all discussants agreed that the world requires more than typical business-as-usual approaches. But as always, the devil is in the detail…Read more

EADI/ISS General Conference 2020: Calll for Abstracts Open!

23 Oct 2019

We are happy to announce the call for abstracts for next years EADI/ISS General Conference "Solidarity, Peace and Social Justice"! You can choose from a variety of seed and harvest panels: Seed panel (SP): Provides a platform to present work in progress and/or innovative ideas and do not necessarily require the submission of a full paper. Harvest panel (HP): Provides a space to present completed research and research findings. As final submissions vary, please read carefully what type of submission is expected after the acceptance of your abstract The call for abstracts will close on 15 December 2019. The announcement of the workshop and roundtable sessions will follow soon! To the call

EADI Panel at 19th Global Development Conference, Bonn, 23 October 2019

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23 Oct 2019

A question of shared responsibility? Debating roles, processes and risks within the research – practise nexus is the title of our combined panel and workshop at the upcoming GDN conference on "Knowledge for Sustainable Development: The Research-Policy Nexus".

EADI Directors Meeting issues Statement of Support for British Member Institutes amidst Brexit talks

17 Oct 2019

At the first day of last week's EADI Directors' Meeting in Cordoba, Spain, all participants unanimously endorsed a statement supporting continued European cooperation especially in times of Brexit: "It is ironic that this powerful demonstration of trans-European connectivity is taking place at the same time as the UK’s negotiations around leaving the EU are reaching a critical moment." Read the full statement

Save the date: EADI Directors' Meeting 2019 in Cordoba, 17 and 18 October

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17 Oct 2019

This year, our annual Directors’ Meeting will be taking place in the beautiful city of Cordoba at the Loyola Andalucía University. The event is kindly hosted by a consortium of EADI members in Spain: REEDES, Instituto Elcano, ICEI and ETEA Foundation.

Workshop for Coordinators of Development Studies Programmes, Bonn, 26-27 September 2019

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26 Sep 2019

This practice-oriented workshop aims to bring together academic coordinators of Development Studies programmes from EADI member institutes.

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EADI Panel at PEGNet Conference on Social Protection, Bonn, 9-10 September 2019

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10 Sep 2019

"Political Economy of Building Social Protection Systems: Explaining Varieties of Change". Based on paper presentations, the EADI panel discussion at the upcoming PEGNet Conference aims at creating an interactive platform for debating latest advances made in exploring the interaction effects between different social protection policy areas from a political economy perspective. The session takes place on Tuesday, 10 September, 13:45–15:45