Past events

GDI Lecture Series - Batman Saves the Congo: How Celebrities Disrupt the Politics of Development

15:00 - 16:30 14 December 2022

Can a celebrity be a “disrupter,” promoting strategic partnerships to bring new ideas and fundin...

MUD Lab Professional Practice Forum - David Rudlin

16:00 - 17:00 14 December 2022

David Rudlin, Director of urban design and planning consultancy URBED, will be delivering a guest se...

China Water Network Pre-Xmas Networking

09:00 - 10:00 9 December 2022

Keyword presentations + drop-in online coffee/drinks: We welcome the participation of scholars and p...

Confronting Racism Denial - Public lecture by Professor Camara Jones

17:00 - 18:30 7 December 2022

Join our public lecture on confronting racism denial, given by Professor Camara Jones. The lecture...

SCI Annual Lecture 2022: In Conversation with Kate Raworth

15:00 - 18:00 6 December 2022

The Sustainable Consumption Institute is delighted to welcome Kate Raworth (author of Doughnut Econo...

China Water Network Symposium

09:00 - 10:00 29 November 2022

This online symposium and networking workshop, brought to you by the University of Manchester (Schoo...

GDI Lecture Series - Lost Lands: Indigenous People and Land Rights in East Africa - POSTPONED

15:00 - 16:30 23 November 2022

Indigenous people’s land claims meet with suspicion and distrust. This lecture will explore exampl...

GDI Lecture Series - Understanding migration dynamics in the Horn of Africa

15:00 - 16:30 16 November 2022

The Horn of Africa (HoA) is a region with a long history of crises, including conflict, natural disa...

Advances in Data Science and AI: Edward Salakpi

14:00 - 15:00 15 November 2022

The Advances in Data Science and AI seminar series showcases innovative research in data science and...

Racial Inequality in Times of Crises: Day 4 - Healthcare

17:00 - 18:30 3 November 2022

This is the second session of a four day online conference explores the impact of present-day crises...