MANIFESTO LAUNCH: 15 JUNE

The launch of Innovation, Sustainability, Development: A New Manifesto was held at the Royal Society in London on 15 June 2010. >> Download or browse the Manifesto Flickr set: Manifesto launch Video from the launch is also available. The Manifesto launch was co-supported by UKIERI. Background We live in a time of unprecedented advances in…

ADRIAN ELY AT BRIGHTON CAFE SCIENTIFIQUE, 15 APRIL

April’s Café Scientifique is on “Scientific progress and the economic impact fallacy” with an introductory talk by Philip Moriarty. Our very own Adrian Ely will be hosting. It’s on 15 April at 7.30pm, at The Latest Music Bar in Manchester St. Quote: In these financially straitened times, shouldn’t scientific research in universities be focussed on…

VIDEO: BRIGHTON MANIFESTO – PUBLIC DEBATE

On 15 March we hosted a public Manifesto debate in Brighton. With an election coming soon, the panel included four local Prospective Parliamentary Candidates. The event was filmed by Brighton & Hove City Council’s webcasting team. Video: Innovation, Sustainability, Development – A Manifesto for Brighton & Hove There’s more on our series of roundtables, including…

Brighton debate: video and photos

You can now watch the Brighton debate which followed our roundtable on 15 March 2010. Entitled “Innovation, Sustainability, Development: A Manifesto for Brighton and Hove”, the debate brought together a panel of local political candidates to answer questions from the public.

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: STEPS CONFERENCE 2010

The title of this year’s STEPS conference is “Pathways to Sustainability: Agendas for a new politics of environment, development and social justice”. It’s on 23-24 September at the Institute of Development Studies. Here’s how to participate in the conference. This year’s conference is around 5 themes: * Contesting sustainabilities * Framing narratives * Dynamics and…

PHOTOS: BRIGHTON MANIFESTO ROUNDTABLE

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VIDEO: MANIFESTO ROUNDTABLE, DELHI

We filmed the roundtable on 8 February in Delhi. As it was a complex and impassioned debate, we’ve posted the whole footage online at blip.tv. And here is the rest of it.

Video and photos: Delhi roundtable

Watch the video of our roundtable in Delhi on 8 February 2010. >> Link: Video: Delhi roundtable (1 hr 5 min, YouTube) >> Photos: Delhi roundtable

LA CIENCIA Y LA TECNOLOGIA EN VENEZUELA: REFLEXIONES SOBRE UN NUEVO MANIFIESTO

Following is a blog post in Spanish by Enrique Cubero, Masters student at the Center for Science Studies at the Venezuelan Institute of Scientific Research, IVIC. Enrique offers some very thoughtful reflections on the Venezuelan roundtable connected to the STEPS Centre project ‘Innovation, Sustainability, Development: A New Manifesto’. See also another blog entry (in English)…