Upcoming Events

Upcoming Event

Getting to Zero – A Doctor and a Diplomat on the Ebola Frontline

In 2014, a 28-year old British doctor found himself co-running the Ebola isolation unit in Sierra Leone’s main hospital after the doctor in charge had been killed by the virus. Completely overwhelmed and wrapped in stifling protective suits, he and his team took it in turns to provide care to...

1 March 2019

Upcoming Event

University of Sussex Masters open day

The University of Sussex Master's open day takes place on Saturday 9 March and provides an excellent opportunity to meet academics and current students and find out more about our Masters courses. Book your place online Saturday 9 March. On the day You will have the chance to: have...

9 March 2019

Upcoming Event

EADI Webinar – Engaged Excellence

This webinar session is the second in the series on "Building Development Studies for the New Millennium", based on the new European Association of Development Institutes volume. In this session Melissa Leach and John Gaventa, co-authors of the chapter on "Engaged Excellence", will share their...

19 March 2019

Event Series

Past Events

Past Event

How China became rich: can we engineer economic growth?

Lecture Slides The seminar offered: an eyewitness’s account of what had happened in Guangdong province, a neighbouring Chinese province to Hong Kong in the early 1990s. Guangdong succeeded in changing its mode of operation from socialism to capitalism. This presentation proposes to see the...

4 February 2019