Health, Environment & Development (HED) Interdivisional Research Seminars

Michaelmas Term 2013

Time & Date: Tuesdays, 5-6:30pm

Venue: Department of International Development (QEH), Seminar Room 2

Convenor: Dr Peter Wynn Kirby

Professor Charles Godfray

15 Oct: ‘The challenge of feeding ~10 billion people sustainably and equitably’

Dr Vanessa Grotti

5 Nov: ‘Giving birth in an Amazonian gold rush: indigenous and tribal peoples, migration and healthcare policy in Suriname and French Guiana’

Dr David Brown, Overseas Development Institute, London

12 Nov: ‘Health and development issues in the African bushmeat trade’

Professor Kate Hill, Oxford Brookes University *** CANCELLED ***

26 Nov: ‘Problem animals leave but the “conflict” persists: people-wildlife narratives and people-wildlife interactions’

Dr Doreen Montag, Universidad Andina Simón Bolívar, Sede Ecuador

3 Dec: ‘Development illusions: how diseases are used to sell oil extraction in Yasuní-ITT’