Global Development Academy

Events

Find out what's happening at GDA.

Gender, Islamophobia and International Development Seminar

Part of the Intersectionality and Global Transformations Seminar Series

Workshop on Displacement: context, issues and perspectives

The Centre for Contemporary Latin American Studies in collaboration with the Global Development Academy are organising an event and workshop titled, 'Displacement: context, issues and perspectives’ which will take place on the 2nd of June.

"Racists", "Class Anxieties", and Hegemonic Racism in Trumpamerica

The world (almost) ended in November 9, 2016, when an orange meteor called Trump hit America. And meteorologists were dumbfounded as they did not see it coming. In this talk, Professor Bonilla-Silva will address three fundamental issues that blinded analysts from seeing this meteor on 14th June 2017.

Thomas Hobbes and Peace

An IASH/Susan Manning Workshop organised in cooperation with the European Hobbes Society

The ‘Common Good’ in Times of Transition

Join the Edinburgh-based members of the Political Settlements Research Programme (the affiliated research programme of the Global Justice Academy) on June 6 in London at the British Academy conference ‘The ‘Common Good’ in Times of Transition’ to discuss the role of human rights and equality in political transitions from violent conflict.

Sanctuary walk for refugees

Refugees in Scotland are in need of assistance in higher education. The University of Edinburgh Chaplaincy is organising a sponsored walk on the 3rd and 4th of June 2017 to raise initial funds to offer educational opportunities. The Chaplaincy invites staff, students and the larger Edinburgh community to participate.

Displacement: context, issues and perspectives

The Centre for Contemporary Latin American Studies in collaboration with the Global Development Academy are organising an event and workshop titled, 'Displacement: context, issues and perspectives’ which will take place on the 2nd of June in Seminar Room 2, CMB.

The launch of Gender, Rights ANd Development (GRAND) Network - 25 April 2016

We are delighted to launch the International network on Gender, Rights and Development (GRAND) and we look forward to collaborating across academic institutions, third sector organisations, policy forums and beyond. The launch event takes place at Surgeons’ Hall, Edinburgh, on the 25th of April 2016.

Decolonizing the Academy I: Decoloniality, Transmodernity and the World System

Conference and seminar will be free of charge.Registration and acceptance of a place are required.