School of Global Studies

Events

The last day of oppression, and the first day of the same: politics and economics of the new Latin American left

Wednesday 30 January from 15:00 until 17:00
Fulton 213
CAIT Symposium
Jeffery Webber Queen Mary, University of London

CAIT will hold its Annual International Theory Symposium where we will discuss Jeffery Webber's latest publication.


Bangladesh’s journey towards tackling poverty and climate change

Thursday 7 February from 17:00 until 18:30
IDS Convening Space, University of Sussex
Sussex Development Lectures: Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals – Synergies and Tensions
Saleemul Huq, IIED

Bangladesh’s journey towards tackling poverty and climate change.


Ruins of industrial culture: Absence-presence, affect and industrial ruination in the Miners' Welfare

Wednesday 20 February from 12:00 until 13:00
Global Studies Resource Centre, Arts C
Geography Research Seminars: Beyond the Fringe
Jay Emery

This talk begins with an overview of my research into the affective and temporal dynamics of belonging among working-class mining families in Notts.


The global water quality challenge and realising the SDGs

Wednesday 27 February from 18:00 until 19:00
Chowen Lecture Theatre, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, University of Sussex BN1 9PX
Sussex Lectures
Joseph Alcamo, Professor of Environmental Systems Science, School of Global Studies

New scientific results are revealing growing hazards to water quality around the world, in particular, in poorer countries.


Democracy, participation and the achievement of SDGs

Thursday 7 March from 17:00 until 18:30
IDS Convening Space, University of Sussex
Sussex Development Lectures: Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals – Synergies and Tensions
Graham Smith, University of Westminster

Democracy, participation and the achievement of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) - synergies and tensions.


Climate and development: A tale of two crises

Thursday 14 March from 17:00 until 18:30
IDS Convening Space, University of Sussex
Sussex Development Lectures: Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals – Synergies and Tensions
Peter Newell, UoS

Climate and development: A tale of two crises.


The SDGs: A new politics of transformation?

Thursday 28 March from 17:00 until 18:30
IDS Convening Space, University of Sussex
Sussex Development Lectures: Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals – Synergies and Tensions
Ian Scoones, IDS

The Sustainable Development Goals: A new politics of transformation?


SDG Synergies: Beating high costs with high efficiency

Thursday 4 April from 17:00 until 18:30
IDS Convening Space, University of Sussex
Sussex Development Lectures: Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals – Synergies and Tensions

Sustainable Development Goals Synergies: Beating high costs with high efficiency.


The SDGs and the global education Agenda: Promises and Possibilities

Thursday 25 April from 17:00 until 18:30
IDS Convening Space, University of Sussex
Sussex Development Lectures: Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals – Synergies and Tensions
Yusuf Sayed, UoS

The Sustainable Development Goals and the global education Agenda: Promises and Possibilities


Hostile environments: A new politics of global space

Wednesday 12 June from 18:00 until 19:00
Chowen Lecture Theatre, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, University of Sussex BN1 9PX
Sussex Lectures
Michael Collyer, Professor of Geography, School of Global Studies

Events of the last decade have underlined the limitations of formal migration controls.