Overview of Events

Date

Event

Venue

10-11

JAN

Workshop: Peri-Urban Regions of Accra and Bangalore - Changing Structures of Economic, Social and Financial Paradigms

Kassel, ICDD

21-25

JAN

GAPS-Workshop

Harare

10-14

FEB

Coordination Forum German-Bangladesh Higher Education Network for Sustainable Textiles

Dhaka

01

MAR

German-Turkish Conference: Transformation of the Turkish State and Society - Conflicts, Dilemmas and Struggles

Ankara

14-15

MAR

International Working Seminar: "Responsibility and Accountability of Supply Chains"

Kassel, ICDD

17-19

MAR

The 1st Global Banking Trade Union Convention "Challenges before the Banking Sector and Trade Union Responses"

India

01-22

MAR

India Excursion FB 11

India

27-30

MAR

Reflecting 100 Years of ILO: The 14th Global Labour University Conference

Berlin

31 MAR

-05 APR

ICDD/Alumni Applied Research School

Kassel

03-05

APR

 

Expert Workshop: "Developing a Training Concept for Building Sustainability-Related Capacity among Mid-Level Managers in the Bangladesh Garment Industry"

Kassel

25

APR

Breakfast Talk: Securing decent work conditions entails adherence to labor laws - the Case of India

Prof. Dr. Pravin Sinha (Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai)

Kassel, ICDD

09

MAY

Breakfast Talk: China's changing role in the global political economy: competing IR/IPE perspectives

Jenny Simon, Alvin Yang (University of Kassel)

Kassel, ICDD

09

MAY

Breakfast Talk: Prospecting plants from mythology: an experiement from Indian mythological stories

Prof. Dr. K. N. Ganeshaiah (University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore)

Witzenhausen

23

MAY

Breakfast Talk: Queer/ing development? LGBTIQ rights, development politics and the revival of (sexual) modernization paradigms

Prof. Dr. Christine M. Klapeer (University of Kassel/University of Göttingen)

Kassel, ICDD

24-26

MAY

ESI Excursion to Berlin

Berlin

06

JUNE

Breakfast Talk: The rise of eco-fascism

Prof. Dr. Vishwas Satgar (University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg)

Kassel, ICDD

03-07

JUNE

GPED and ESI Excursion to Brussels and Geneva

Brussels and Geneva

16-21 JUNE

"Internationale Kasseler Sommerakademie zur Gestaltung der Weltwirtschaft" (IKSA)

Hofgeismar

27

JUNE

Breakfast Talk: Decentralised postharvest processing of underutilised species into innovative value added products in West Africa

Dr. Barbara Sturm (University of Kassel)

Kassel, ICDD

29

JUNE

The 1st Pilot Training Workshop on "Sustainability Related Capacity Building among the Mid-Level Managers of Ready-Made Garment Industry"

Dhaka

11

JULY

Breakfast Talk: Precarious work and precarious resistance: a case study of Zimbabwean migrant women workers in Johannesburg, South Africa

Dr. Mondli Hlatshwayo (University of Johannesburg)

Kassel, ICDD

07-14

JULY

EANLAR Workshop

Tanzania

26-27

JULY

The 2nd Pilot Training Workshop on "Sustainability Related Capacity Building among the Mid-Level Managers of Ready-Made Garment Industry"

Dhaka

10-11

SEP

Conference "Post-Development: Decolonial Alternatives to Development"

Kassel

12-18

SEP

ICDD Alumni and PhD Workshop: "10 Years ICDD Graduate School: Looking Back to Look Ahead"

Witzenhausen

16-20

SEP

GLU Africa Alumni

Harare

18-20

SEP

Tropentag - Conference Theme "Filling gaps and removing traps for sustainable resources management"

Kassel

24-25

SEP

EANLAR Conference: "Capacity Building for Third Party Funded Research Projects in East Africa"

Kassel

31

OCT

Breakfast Talk: Institutional Perspectives on the Current Crisis of 'Democratic Capitalism'

Prof. Dr. Martin Kronauer (Berlin School of Economics and Law)

Kassel, ICDD

14
NOV

Breakfast Talk: The rise of the far right and the exhaustion of Merkelism

Dr. Alexander Gallas, Prof. Dr. Christoph Scherrer (ICDD, University of Kassel)

Kassel, ICDD

28
NOV

Breakfast Talk: Did Modi win Kashmir?

Prof. Dr. Rajnish Rai (Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad)

Kassel, ICDD

03

DEC

Breakfast Talk: Institutional change and work in Cuba: Work and workers in the institutional narrative of the transformation of the economic and social model

Prof. Dr. Osnaide Izquierdo (University of Havana)

Kassel, ICDD

06

DEC

Breakfast Talk: Higher education in the Islamic world: The case of Pakistan

Prof. Dr. Iqrar A. Khan (University of Agriculture Faisalabad)

Witzenhausen

12

DEC

Breakfast Talk: Ecosocialism - rereading Elmar Altvater
[Elmar Altvater Memorial Lecture]
Dr. Raul Zelik (Berlin)

Kassel, ICDD

17

DEC

Public talk and discussion with ICDD Ela Bhatt Professor Dr. Nicolas Pons-Vignon:
University workers of the world, unite!

Kassel, ICDD