The Dynamics of Agricultural Commercialisation, Diversification and Rural Change in Sub-Saharan Africa

03 Oct 2018

A half-day public seminar with researchers from the Agricultural Policy Research in Africa (APRA) Programme of the Future Agricultures Consortium (FAC) and the Afrint Project of Lund University. They will present findings from two complementary multi-country panel studies examining different aspects of rural change and transformation linked to agricultural commercialisation and livelihood diversification.

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Fifth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research 2018

08 Oct 2018 until 12 Oct 2018

The Fifth Global Symposium will focus on “Advancing Health Systems for All in the SDG Era” and will facilitate conversations and collaborations on new ways of financing health; delivering services; and engaging the health workforce, new social and political alliances, and new applications of technologies to promote health for all.

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Contribution Analysis for Impact Evaluation

07 Jan 2019 until 11 Jan 2019

Gain the skills and knowledge to more effectively design impact evaluations using a contribution analysis framing.

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Engaging evidence and policy for social change

15 Jan 2019 until 17 Jan 2019

Gain the concepts, skills and competencies required to operate effectively at the interface between policy and evidence. 

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Using Participatory Action Research to Improve Development Practice

21 Jan 2019 until 25 Jan 2019

Develop your knowledge and skills in a range of participatory action research (PAR) methods for social change.

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Promoting Knowledge Generation through Intellectual property in Late Development

16 Jun 2009 Speaker: Dr Padmashree Gehl Sampath, United Nations University
IDS room 221. All welcome. More details

Side event at UN Climate Change Talks 'Stengthening Knowledge Sharing for Climate Change Adaptation in Africa'

08 Jun 2009 Join us for an open dialogue on the challenges of sharing knowledge on climate change adaptation.
Hosted by IDS on behalf of AfricaAdapt.
Tram room, Ministry of Transportation, Bonn More details

The Two Enigmas of Under-nutrition in India

05 Jun 2009 IDS room 120. All welcome. More details

Health Service Delivery in Fragile States

02 Jun 2009 This lunchtime seminar, featuring speakers from the DFID-funded Health & Fragile States Network, will launch the Eldis Health and Fragile States online Dossier and the Health & Fragile States Network’s Good Practice Report on Health Service Delivery in Fragile States.
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Launch of IDS Bulletins 40(2) and 40(3): 'Transforming Security' and 'Researching Violence'

28 May 2009

Chair: Lawrence Haddad
Comments by Mary Kaldor, John Gaventa and Fiona Wilson
All welcome. Refreshments will be served.

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Climate Change and Development Seminar 'International Support for Domestic Climate Policies'

28 May 2009

Speaker: Karsten Neuhoff, University of Cambridge
All welcome.

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African Elections

27 May 2009 Speakers: Anna Schmidt and David Leonard, IDS
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Climate Change and Development seminar 'Climate Change Adaptation in West Africa: Memory, Anticipation, and Muddling'

26 May 2009 Speaker: Dr. Petra Tschakert, Assistant Professor, epartment of Geography, Alliance for Earth Sciences, Engineering and Development in Africa (AESEDA)
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Conflict, Crime and Violence seminars: 'Insecurity, Urban Violence and Distorted Agencies'

22 May 2009 Speakers: Joy Moncrieffe and Joanna Wheeler, IDS
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