Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

STEPS Seminar – Channing Arndt: ‘Faster Than You Think: The Global Energy Revolution and Developing Countries’

December 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

STEPS Centre seminar with Channing Arndt, Senior Research Fellow, International Food Policy Research Institute Institute of Development Studies, Room 221, 15 December 2017 An energy revolution is underway. Driven by an enormous and unexpected downward shift in the full cost of renewable generation technologies, global investment in renewable electricity generation has exceeded investment in conventional technologies by a factor of two for the past two years. The large majority of new installed generation capacity is renewable, notably solar and wind.…

International conference: ‘Authoritarian Populism and the Rural World’

17th March 2018 @ 8:00 am - 18th March 2018 @ 5:00 pm

17-18 March 2018 International Institute of Social Studies (ISS) The Hague, Netherlands organised by the Emancipatory Rural Politics Initiative (ERPI) Call for papers - see below The Emancipatory Rural Politics Initiative (ERPI) focuses on understanding the rise of ‘authoritarian populism’ in rural settings across the world, as well as the forms of resistance occurring and the alternatives being built. New exclusionary politics are generating deepening inequalities, jobless ‘growth’, climate chaos, and social division. The ERPI is focused on the social…

STEPS Annual Lecture: Kate Raworth

14th May 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

The economist Kate Raworth, author of the bestselling book Doughnut Economics, will give the 2018 STEPS Annual Lecture at the University of Sussex. This is the only public event of the STEPS Summer School on Pathways to Sustainability. The lecture is followed by a drinks reception to which all are welcome. Book a ticket As we expect a high level of interest for this event, you must register to attend (tickets are free). Book a place on Eventbrite About Kate…

+ Export Events