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We organise a wide range of events, and are proud to support the annual International Development and Innovation Seminar Series. You can view previous Seminars on our webinar page.



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Online research methods during the COVID-19 pandemic

Wed, 2 December 2020, 12:00 to 14:00

MS Teams

OU researchers will share their experiences of online research methods

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Dr Helena Pérez Niño, University of Cambridge

Wed, 9 December 2020, 12:30 to 14:00

MS Teams - link to be emailed to those who register

Dr Pérez Niño will present 'Migrant workers into contract farmers: processes of labour mobilization in colonial and contemporary Mozambique'

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Dr Carlo D’ippoliti, Sapienza University of Rome

Wed, 20 January 2021, 12:30 to 14:00

MS Teams - link to be emailed to those who register

Dr Carlo D’ippoliti will present his talk: 'Econexit. Do we like economics so much that soon we will have two?'

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Dr Rory Horner, University of Manchester

Wed, 27 January 2021, 12:30 to 14:00

MS Teams - link to be emailed to those who register

Dr Horner will present 'Between globalisation and nationalism: India and the search for COVID-19 treatments and vaccines'

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Professor Smita Srinivas, The Open University

Wed, 17 February 2021, 12:30 to 14:00

MS Teams - link to be emailed to those who register

Professor Srinivas will present 'Updating innovation manuals and metrics with lessons from COVID-19 and cancer care'

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Dr Jamie Woodcock, The Open University

Wed, 24 March 2021, 12:30 to 14:00

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Dr Jamie Woodcock will present 'Digital Workerism: tracing global workers’ struggles against platforms'

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Dr Anna De Liddo

Wed, 19 May 2021, 12:30 to 14:00

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Dr De Liddo will present 'From Passive Viewing to Active Listening: Collective Intelligence technologies for Peace Building Education in Rwanda'

Contact us

To find out more about our work, or to discuss a potential project, please contact:

International Development Research Office
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
The Open University
Walton Hall
Milton Keynes
MK7 6AA
United Kingdom

T: +44 (0)1908 858502
E: international-development-research@open.ac.uk