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Changing narratives of humanitarian protection: An artistic journey

Join IDS for an exciting exhibition exploring diverse art work about humanitarian protection in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Art is seeing a powerful resurgence amongst researchers, activists and humanitarian practitioners. Interdisciplinary projects are using photography, theatre,...

28 November 2022

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Sussex Development Lectures

The impact of colonialism in Sri Lanka

*Please note this event has been postponed. Future date TBC*. Nihal Perera is Professor of Urban Planning at Ball State University. His most recent books are People’s Spaces (Routledge, 2016) and Transforming Asian Cities (edited with Wing-Shing Tang, Routledge, 2013). In this Sussex...

16 November 2022

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Shifting power in pandemics

A public webinar on connecting and supporting preparedness 'from below', featuring expert speakers, videos from the field and debate. Through a Wellcome Trust-funded collaborative award, the Pandemic Preparedness Project has been researching preparedness ‘from below’ since 2019. It...

16 November 2022

Past Event

IDS Annual Lecture

IDS Annual Lecture with pioneering architect Yasmeen Lari

The Pakistan floods – re-building though women’s empowerment and sustainable design. Watch now https://youtu.be/TvIitZtGqyo The floods in Pakistan have caused devastation on an unprecedented scale, leaving one third of the country under water and 33 million people displaced.  The...

15 November 2022

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Unsettling Apologies: Critical writings on apology from South Africa

There has recently been a global resurgence of demands for the acknowledgement of historical and contemporary wrongs, as well as for apologies and reparation for harms suffered. Drawing on the histories of injustice, dispossession and violence in South Africa, this book examines the cultural,...

14 November 2022

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University of Sussex online Postgraduate Open Day

Interested in studying with IDS? Come and meet us at the University of Sussex's online Postgraduate Open Day on Saturday 12 November. Book your place online Saturday 12 November 10:30 - 14:30 You will get the opportunity to: Attend live subject sessions with the academics who teach...

12 November 2022

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Good COP/Bad COP? Accelerating climate action from above and below

As the world gathers in Egypt to discuss responses to the climate emergency (at the annual Climate Conference of Parties, COP 27), we ask, where is climate action occurring? Watch now https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mLIVaSqJLTM We will explore ‘signs of hope’ in the climate talks –...

7 November 2022