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Falmer, BN1 9RE United Kingdom

February 2013

STEPS Seminar: Alex Arnall, University of Reading

27th February 2013 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Room 100, Institute of Development Studies, Library Road
Falmer, BN1 9RE United Kingdom
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‘A climate of control: flooding, displacement and planned resettlement in the Lower Zambezi River valley, Mozambique’ Alexander Huw Arnall School of Agriculture, Policy and Development, University of Reading In recent years, the potential role of planned, internal resettlement as a  climate change adaptation measure has been highlighted by national governments and the international policy community. However, in many developing countries, resettlement is a deeply political process that often results in unequal distribution of costs and benefits amongst relocated persons. This…

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February 2016

Contested Agronomy: whose agronomy counts?

23rd February 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 25th February 2016 @ 2:00 pm
Room 100, Institute of Development Studies, Library Road
Falmer, BN1 9RE United Kingdom
£150

Contested Agronomy: whose agronomy counts? is a conference about the battlefields in agricultural research, past and present. 23-25 February 2016 Institute of Development Studies Brighton, UK Conference website Download the programme Download the conference programme (PDF, 1MB) The programme contains full details of presentations in the plenary and parallel sessions. It also has the full text of abstracts submitted by participants for posters and conference papers. Conference themes Contributions have been invited on any aspect of the politics of knowledge…

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October 2015

Seminar: Ocean management – linking satellite and socio-economic data

6th October 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Room 100, Institute of Development Studies, Library Road
Falmer, BN1 9RE United Kingdom
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STEPS seminar with Eleni Papathanasopoulou and Hayley Evers-King on 6 October 2015.

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July 2016

IDS 50: Sustainability transformations: the intersecting roles of state, market and society

5th July 2016 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Room 100, Institute of Development Studies, Library Road
Falmer, BN1 9RE United Kingdom

Part of the Institute of Development Studies 50th Anniversary Conference: States, Markets and Society, this panel session will examine the politics of sustainability transformations through different cases, drawing on the work of the STEPS Centre and the emerging STEPS Global Pathways to Sustainability Consortium. The panel will open with an overview of the different ways ‘transformations’ are understood, and how sustainability transformations require a focus on coalition building across diverse actors. This will be followed by three case study presentations…

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May 2019

STEPS Summer School

13th May 2019 @ 8:00 am - 24th May 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Room 100, Institute of Development Studies, Library Road
Falmer, BN1 9RE United Kingdom

The Summer School is a two-week immersive course on theories and practical approaches to sustainability, through creative, interactive and participatory learning. Participants will explore the theme of pathways to sustainability through a mixture of workshops, lectures, outdoor events and focused interaction with STEPS Centre members. The Summer School takes place on the University of Sussex campus, near Brighton, UK, where STEPS is co-hosted by the Institute of Development Studies and the Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU).

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January 2019

STEPS Seminar – Bioleft: experimenting with an open source seed system in Latin America

24th January 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Room 100, Institute of Development Studies, Library Road
Falmer, BN1 9RE United Kingdom
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Room 100, Institute of Development Studies Brighton, UK Everyone welcome Speaker: Anabel Marin (CENIT/STEPS America Latina) This seminar reports on work carried out in the STEPS America Latina hub as part of the ‘Pathways’ Transformative Knowledge Network. In her talk, Anabel Marin will outline the sustainability challenges facing Argentinean agriculture and describe the processes of research, engagement and innovation that have contributed to the development of Bioleft, an open and collaborative system for seed innovation. Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bqC7gj76pv8 About the speaker…

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June 2019

PASTRES seminar: Pastoralism in the Arabian Peninsula – Reflections on contemporary challenges and adaptations to land use rights

11th June 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Room 100, Institute of Development Studies, Library Road
Falmer, BN1 9RE United Kingdom
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Room 100, Institute of Development Studies Seminar with Dawn Chatty, co-hosted by the PASTRES project and the STEPS Centre All welcome Watch video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pK53HSwe5PM&width=700&height=525 About the seminar Nomadic pastoralism in the Arabian Peninsula has undergone significant change over the past 150 years as a response to alterations in its relationship with central authority.  Efforts to settle and transform pastoralists into settled farmers – a key policy of Post WWI neo-colonial and later newly emerging nation states – has largely disappeared.…

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