23/10/2019 – GTD Colloquium: Evelyn Ersanili

On 23 October 2019, from 15.30-17.00 a Globalisation, Transnationalism & Development Colloquium will take place. The lecture will be held by Dr. Evelyn Ersanilli (University of Amsterdam)  and is on the topic of “Why do origin states fend for the…

GTD Colloquium: ‘Between Rootedness and Rootlessness: Liberia, Migration and Dual Citizenship’

Topic: ‘Between Rootedness and Rootlessness: Liberia, Migration and Dual Citizenship’ Participant: Robtel Pailey (University of Oxford) When: Wednesday February 6, 2019, from 15:30-17:00 Where: Spiegelzaal, GG 80-82 (Soiron building) Abstract:Within the last decade alone, large-scale emigration has emboldened approximately half of all African states…

GTD Colloquium: Agriculture as Financial Asset: Global Money and the Making of Institutional Landscapes

Topic: ‘Agriculture as Financial Asset: Global Money and the Making of Institutional Landscapes’ Participant: Stefan Ouma (Goethe University Frankfurt am Main) When: Wednesday January 9, 2019, from 15:30-17:00 Where: Spiegelzaal, GG 80-82 (Soiron building) Abstract:Finance has gone farming. Since the financial and food…

GTD Colloquium: ‘Heineken in Africa. A Multinational Unleashed’

Topic: ‘Heineken in Africa. A Multinational Unleashed’ Participant: Olivier van Beemen (University of Cambridge) When: Wednesday Oct 17, 2018, from 15:30-17:00 Where: Grote Gracht 80-82 (0.039) Abstract: Heineken in Africa. A Multinational Unleashed is published in 2018 at Hurst Publishers. It is a critical case study about the…

GTD COLLOQUIUM: Executing and analysing fieldwork

Topic: Executing and analysing fieldwork When: Wednesday 10 October 2018 at 3.30 p.m. Where: Spiegelzaal, GG 80-82 Participants: Daan Hovens, Pomme van de Weerd & Areesha Banglani In 2017, Daan Hovens participated as an ethnographer in the production work of a metal foundry…

GTD Colloquium: ‘Comparing Sending States’ Social Protection Infrastructure for Nationals Abroad: An Analysis of Diaspora Institutions and Consular Services’

Topic: Comparing Sending States’ Social Protection Infrastructure for Nationals Abroad: An Analysis of Diaspora Institutions and Consular Services Participant:  Jean-Michel Lafleur When: Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018, from 15:30-17:00 Where: Attic, GG 80-82 (Soiron building) Abstract: In recent years, there has been a growing interest among migration…

GDT Colloquium: ‘Finding Ways through Eurospace: West African Movers Re-Viewing Europe from the Inside’

Globalization, Transnationalism & Development Colloquium When: Wednesday Nov 21, 2018, from 15:30-17:00 Where: Spiegelzaal, GG 80-82 (Soiron building) Topic: ‘Finding Ways through Eurospace: West African Movers Re-Viewing Europe from the Inside’ Participant: Joris Schapendonk Abstract This presentation is about migrants, but it is not about migration….

18/04/2018 GTD Colloquium by Joost Oorthuizen

Globalization, Transnationalism & Development Colloquium When: April 18, 2018, from 15.30 to 17.00 Where: Spiegelzaal The topic of this lecture is: Working with international business for the SDGs: how well does that work?  Joost Oorthuizen Sustainable Trade Initiative (IDH)   Abstract IDH convenes companies, CSOs,…

21/02/2018 GTD Colloquium by Mathias Czaika

Seminar “Evaluating migration policy effects and effectiveness” by prof Mathias Czaika in the Globalization Transnationalism and Development Colloquium Date: Wednesday 21 February Time: 15:30 – 17:30 hrs Location: FASoS, Grote Gracht 80-82, first floor, Spiegelzaal Evaluating migration policy effects and…

14/03/2018 GTD Colloquium with Ruben Gonzalez Vicente

When: March 14, 2018, from 15.30 to 17.00 Where: GG76 room 0.16   The topic of this lecture is:  Modernization through a national prism: Legibility, development, and the public good in China’s global vision Ruben Gonzalez Vicente Leiden University Abstract China has become one…