Speakers: Prof Amita Bhide, Tata Institute of Social Sciences Shubhagato Dasgupta, Centre for Policy Research Arif Hasan Dr Kavita Wankhade, Indian Institute for Human Settlements (IIHS) Sasanka Velindadla, WASH institute Chair: Ms Purva Dewoolkar, University of Manchester Find out more about the webinar series here: https://padlet..
Our unique, online and part-time Global Health course, which has been developed in collaboration with the International Federation of the Red Cross, is one of our most popular courses for those who already work in the humanitarian sector, or those who'd like to learn more and move into the sector. In this webinar, join Programme Director Dr..
Working remotely has made it harder to get to know and connect with colleagues from different parts of the university who are working on similar issues. We hope to have a session where attendees can talk about their current research and future research plans which will stimulate fun conversations and hopefully potential new collaborations tha..
Reconfiguring Future Urban Infrastructures Webinar Series. Webinar four: Green Infrastructure The COVID-19 crisis has put urban infrastructure under the spotlight. New questions on the ways we build (and build back) infrastructure in cities are now front and centre globally. Faced with a combination of economic, environmental, health and..
Speakers: Dr Bodhisattwa Chattopadhyay, University of Oslo Speculative Futures of Global South Infrastructures Dr Paul Graham Raven, Lund University Practices, politics, prestidigitation: exploring the infrastructural Big Dumb Object with tools from (science) fiction Chair: Mr Mark Shtanov, University of Manchester Find out more about t..
Speakers Part-I Dr Patricia Iglesias, Environmental Company of São Paulo State (CETESB) Dr Denise Lozano Lazo, University of Tokyo Dr Christine Diniz Santiago, Federal University of São Carlos Chair: Dr Juliano Costa Gonçalves, Federal University of Sao Carlos Discussant: Sidnei Furtado, Director of Civil Defence of Campinas city Par..
Speakers: Prof Swati Chattopadhyay, University of California, Santa Barbara Infrastructure as violence, insurgency as infrastructure: notes on the biospatial Dr Deljana Iossifova, University of Manchester Infrastructuring the city: trajectories of violence Dr Yaffa Truelove, University of Colorado at Boulder TBC Chair: Dr Fadi Shayya,..
Reconfiguring Future Urban Infrastructures Webinar Series. Webinar five: Digital Infrastructure The COVID-19 crisis has put urban infrastructure under the spotlight. New questions on the ways we build (and build back) infrastructure in cities are now front and centre globally. Faced with a combination of economic, environmental, health a..
Speakers: Dr Abubakari Ahmed, University for Development Studies Heterogeneous infrastructure and informality: filling the gap or a governance failure? Dr Mtafu Manda, Mzuzu University Formalising the informal through the formal: Kabaza taxis and other informals in Mzuzu, Malawi Dr Maria Rusca, Uppsala University Lilongwe water works? Th..
Speakers: Dr Christine Mady, Notre Dame University Informal mobility, instability and differentiated spatial experiences: the case of Beirut Prof Heba Khalil, Cairo University Enhancing circularity for better livability in formal/informal areas: Urban metabolism as an approach Dr Rita Nasr, Henley Business School The institutional role o..