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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.



Chinese infrastructure in Ethiopia

China-Africa Cooperation on Green Energy Transition

Wed, 28 October 2020, 12:00 to 13:30

Zoom

This webinar, co-produced by the OU and Institute for Development Studies, will explore China-Africa Cooperation on Green Energy Transition

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Dr Neeta Shah, University of Westminster

Wed, 28 October 2020, 12:30 to 14:00

MS Teams - link to be emailed to those who register

Dr Shah will present on the following project known as: 'Twice migrated Gujarati women: financialization and pensions'

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Dr Balihar Sanghera, University of Kent

Wed, 25 November 2020, 12:30 to 14:00

MS Teams - link to be emailed to those who register

Dr Sanghera will present on his paper 'The other road to serfdom: 'shock therapy' and the rise of the rentier capitalism in Central Asia'

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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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Dr Jamie Woodcock, The Open University

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

MS Teams - link to be emailed to those who register

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

MS Teams - link to be emailed to those who register

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