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18:00 - 20:00 31 May 2018

"South-South Humanitarianism: New Aims, Old Challenges"


Gustav Tuck Lecture Theatre | Wilkins Building (link Map)
Gower St | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Alumni | Public | Academic | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Ticketed and Pre-booking essential

Speaker information

Prof. Patricia Daley, Professor of the Human Geography of Africa, University of Oxford
Mr. Jahal de Meritens, UNDP Crisis Interface Team Leader, Crisis Response Unit, Geneva
Dr. Naohiko Omata, Senior Research Officer, University of Oxford
Prof. Mohammad-Mahmoud Ould Mohamedou, Head, International History Dept Advisory Faculty, Albert Hirschman Centre on Democracy
Dr Emma Mawdsley, Reader in Human Geography and Fellow, Newnham College
Dr. Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh, Principal Investigator, Southern Responses To Displacement Project, UCL
Dr Estella Carpi, Research Associate, Southern Responses to Displacment Project, UCL

As part of the UCL Humanitarian Institute Evening Conference Series on the UN Sustainable Development Goals and convened by Dr Estella Carpi and Dr Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh of the Southern Responses to Displacement Project, this event will draw together a group of renowned international experts to debate different perspectives on the importance of making the Sustainable Development Goals and the South-South Cooperation framework uphold and actively promote the well-being and dignity of people affected by conflict and displacement across the global South.

This event is free and will be of interest to anyone working in or studying in the fields of policy, strategy and/or the implementation of disaster relief or humanitarian action in the global South.


Sorcha Daly
+44 (0) 207 6795509 | sorcha.daly@ucl.ac.uk


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