Member Arena: Individual notices


Ian McFarlane's interest in Development Studies

After a career in instrumentation and process control for bakeries and other food manufacturing operations, I studied for a second PhD in Food and Agricultural Economics at the University of Reading (my first PhD was in Physics, at Lancaster University in the 1960s). This has enabled me to acquire professional ... read more

Final Reminder: Rising Powers and the Future of Global Governance Conference, Sussex.

Conference on Rising Powers and the Future of Global Governance, 16th/17th May 2012 Centre for Global Political Economy, University of Sussex, UK

This is a final reminder for this international conference which seeks to critically examine how the "Rising Powers of the Global South" are (or are not) seeking ... read more

MENA Social Policy Workshop - 3 December


On behalf of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) social policy network http://www.bath.ac.uk/ipr/our-networks/middle-east-social-policy/, I am
pleased to announce the call for participants to the 1st MENA social policy workshop to be held on 3 December 2013 here at the University of
Bath. This is an Institute for Policy ... read more

Comparative and International Social Policy Theories & Methods LESSONS FOR RESEARCH AND PRACTICE IN INDIA

Dear Colleagues,

Please find below the UPDATED CALL for participants for the inaugural workshop of the Indian Social Policy Association “Comparative and International Social Policy Theories & Methods: LESSONS FOR RESEARCH AND PRACTICE IN INDIA” hosted by the Development Studies Association (UK), Social Policy Association (UK) and the O.P. ... read more