Category Archive: Conferences & Seminars

Commons against and beyond capitalism?

A Thinkery with Silvia Federici, George Caffentzis and Anne B. Ryan. 10.00am – 4.30pm, Thursday, 28 May 2015.  CACSSS Seminar Room (ORB G27), University College Cork.   During the first part of this day-long Thinkery, which will be led by Silvia Federici and George Caffentzis, you will be invited to listen, think and converse with …

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Kimmage DSC Lunchtime Seminar Series

A list of lunchtime seminars that have taken place at Kimmage DSC. Click on the seminar title for further information.    

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UNIDEV Summer School Events

A list of UNIDEV Summer School events.    

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Development Studies Association (DSAI) Events

A list of events hosted by the Development Studies Association of Ireland (DSAI) in which Kimmage DSC participated.    

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‘Livelihoods as a driver of Poverty’ seminar at UCD

A seminar on ‘Livelihoods as a driver of Poverty’ took place at UCD with members of the the St Vincent De Paul social justice group took place on January 22. This seminar, delivered by Bríd O’Brien of the Irish National Organisation of the Unemployed (INOU), explored issues of poverty in relation to unemployment, access to employment …

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Bhopal 30th Anniversary: Making Sense of Industrial Disasters – Symposium at Maynooth University 29 November

Making Sense of Industrial Disasters On the 30th anniversary of the world’s worst industrial disaster — the deadly gas leak at the Union Carbide plant in December 1984 in Bhopal, India — this one-day symposium will consider the phenomenon of industrial disasters and what they reveal about the current global model. Saturday, 29 November 2014 …

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Video: Gustavo Esteva speaking at our 40th Anniversary event on Anarchy and ‘Buen Vivir’

With UNIDEV, we recently had the pleasure of hosting grassroots activist Gustavo Esteva in Dublin at the first of our 40th Anniversary events for this year. Gustavo has been a central figure in a wide range of Mexican, Latin American, and international nongovernmental organisations and solidarity networks, including the community-based organisation Universidad de la Tierra …

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Panel Discussion on Ebola in West Africa

The Humanitarian Action Study Group are pleased to invite all interested participants to a panel presentation on the recent outbreak of Ebola in West Africa, to be held at the Irish Aid Volunteering Centre, O’Connell Street, from 6pm – 8pm on Thursday, May 22nd. Presentations will include: Introduction and Overview of West Africa – Dr. …

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Forgotten Crisis? Emergency in Southern Sudan – Presentation slides now available

The Humanitarian Action Study Group of DSA Ireland had its first meeting yesterday evening and held a panel event looking at the emergency crisis in South Sudan. The panel consisted of Ireland based experts on South Sudan. Topics discussed in addition to the presentations, as part of the question and answer session with participants included: …

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Panel Discussion: Forgotten Crisis? Emergency in Southern Sudan

The Humanitarian Action Study Group of the Development Studies Association of Ireland is pleased to announce a panel discussion on Southern Sudan, to be held at the Irish Aid Information & Volunteering Centre on O’Connell Street, Dublin, 6pm – 8pm, April 24th 2014. Panel Members: Walt Kilroy, Dublin City University (Chair / Discussant) Rob Kevlihan, …

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UNIDEV Open Lecture Series

Kimmage DSC is one of three European organisations working together on the “UNIDEV – Bridging the gap between theory and practice” project. This project aims to raise public awareness and understanding of development issues, poverty and the MDG agenda in order to stimulate debate and action in support of fairer relations between the Global North …

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Mission Today & Tomorrow Conference 2013

This two-day international conference was a project of All Hallows College, Dublin, in association with Misean Cara, the Irish Missionary Union, and Kimmage Development Studies Centre, and took place on 5 – 6 June 2013

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