Past events

The Annual Arthur Lewis Lecture 2021

16:30 - 18:00 15 April 2021

On 15th April 2021, the School of Social Sciences welcomes one of the most senior UNHCR officials in...

How could big environmental data shape the futures of forest landscapes?

15:30 - 17:00 26 March 2021

We invite you to participate in our upcoming webinar on ‘How could big environmental data shape th...

GDI Webinar: How to fight inequality and why that fight needs you

16:30 - 18:00 17 March 2021

Inequality is the crisis of our time. The growing gap between a few at the top and the rest of socie...

Gender and Covid-19: Workers in global value chains

12:00 - 13:30 8 March 2021

This paper presents a framework to analyse the gendered impact of Covid-19 on workers in global valu...

Bombing Walls: Graffiti and Street Art in Conflict-Affected Spaces

15:00 - 17:00 4 March 2021

Join the ICCG for a discussion on 'Bombing walls: Perspectives on the functions of graffiti and stre...

Webinar: Imperialism and the Developing World with Atul Kohli

16:30 - 18:00 4 March 2021

Atul Kohli will discuss his new book Imperialism and the Developing World: How Britain and the U.S....

Uneven and Combined (State) Capitalism

16:00 - 17:30 3 March 2021

Ilias Alami and Adam Dixon, Maastricht University This webinar contributes to the development of st...

Compressed Development: Time and Timing in Economic and Social Development

12:00 - 13:30 24 February 2021

We are pleased to host a book launch for the new book Compressed Development with authors D. Hugh Wh...

The Masculinities of Humanitarianism: Governing and Gendering Syrian Refugee Men

15:00 - 17:00 18 February 2021

Dr Lewis Turner, Newcastle University, will be sharing material from his latest book, and discussing...

Careers in Humanitarianism Day 2021

12 February - 18 April 2021

Our annual Careers in Humanitarianism Day is returning for the 8th time in February 2021 - virtually...