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Global Development Institute


We engage with students, researchers, government, policy makers and the public through our talks, seminars, workshops and conferences. Our events are open to students, staff and the general public.

Upcoming events

'Unlocking the Archive of Anvil Press'

12:00 - 13:00 Tuesday 02 May 2017

Anvil Press was founded in 1968 by Peter Jay, who remained its director until...

Professor Saskia Sassen, Geographies of expulsion

16:30 - 18:30 Thursday 04 May 2017

The Global Development Institute and the School of Social Sciences invite you...

Emerging economies and the end of hyperglobalisation

10:00 - 11:30 Monday 08 May 2017

Richard Kozul-Wright, Director of the Globalisation and Development Strategies...

SEED PGR FunDay 2017

11:00 - 13:00 Monday 08 May 2017

SEED PGR FunDay 2017 is an interactive, informal and fun social event aimed to...

Brexit: Politics and British Constitutional Law - The JMCE Annual Lecture 2017

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 09 May 2017

Prof. Brazier is one of the country’s most respected constitutional lawyers. He...

Taking on inequalities: why now and where to start?

17:30 - 19:00 Tuesday 09 May 2017

The University of Manchester's Global Development Institute is bringing...

HCRI Speaker Series: Abuse of Human Rights in Conflict Situations – a Legal Perspective

14:00 - 16:00 Wednesday 10 May 2017

For this HCRI Speaker Series we are joined by Bethany Shiner, Associate...

SEED PGR conference - 'Emerging Challenges in the Age of Uncertainty'

Monday 15 May 2017

The conference is on 15th May, Monday in Barnes Wallis Building (No 9 –...

The University of Manchester Community Festival: Explore your local University

11:00 - 15:00 Saturday 17 June 2017

University of Manchester Community Festival: Explore your local University