Sussex Centre for Human Rights Research


Breaking nexus among landlessness, poverty and lack of quality education in rural Pakistan: The "SUCCESS" approach

Thursday 26 October from 13:00 until 14:00
Essex House Seminar Room 18
CIE Research Cafe
Dr Abdur Rehman Cheema, Charles Wallace Research Fellow, Cardiff University, UK

In this presentation Abdur will draw on research work undertaken during the implementation of an ongoing European Union funded six-year programme.

SCSR Annual Lecture. The geoeconomic role of the US Army Corps of Engineers in the Arabian Peninsula

Tuesday 31 October from 17:00 until 19:00
Chowen Lecture Theatre, BSMS
SCSR Annual Lecture
Laleh Khalili

Laleh Khalili discusses the infrastructural power of the military in the Arabian Peninsula.

PhD Open Evening

Wednesday 1 November from 16:00 until 19:30

Our annual PhD Open Evening is an excellent opportunity to meet faculty and PhD students and find out more about studying for a PhD.

Teacher Education in a Context of Occupation and Siege: The case of Gaza

Monday 6 November from 16:30 until 18:00
Room 203, Fulton
ESW Open Seminar Series
Dr Mariam Attia, Lecturer in Education, University of Sussex

Mariam describes an online Arabic language teaching programme created as a way of recognising the human aspirations of besieged teachers in Gaza.

Black Ops Advertising: Native Ads, Content Marketing and Fake News

Thursday 9 November from 16:00 until 17:30
Arts A05
MFM Research Seminar Series
Mara Einstein

As part of the MFM Research seminar series we will be welcoming Mara Einstein (Queens College, City University of New York). All welcome.

What’s Happened - and Happening - with Tribal Identities and ‘Development’ since India’s Independence?

Thursday 9 November from 16:30 until 18:00
Room 113, Fulton
ESW Open Seminar Series
Felix Padel, Professor of Sociology/Anthropology, India

Has India learned from its indigenous cultures, or have tribal communities been inducted into modern values of competition and financial profit?