Celebrating a decade of IS Academy Education & Development

Posted by Kimberley Meijers on November 23, 2016 at 8:12 pm



GID’S Education and International Development Research Group warmly welcomes you to celebrate a decade of IS Academy Education & Development on 9 December, 2016. Reflecting on more than a decade of research and policy engagement in the field of education, SRHR, and peacebuilding, this event aims to bring together colleagues and friends to celebrate past work and explore future steps for research, teaching, policy and practice.

Date: 9 December 2016

Time: 13h30 – 17h00, followed by drinks

Venue: CREA Café, Amsterdam

RSVP: Participation is free, but please RSVP via this link.

Programme (please find a more detailed outline of the programme attached):

13.30-13.40 Introduction and Welcome
13.40-14.20 Interactive Pecha Kucha presentations: selected students pitching the latest research
14.20-15.00 Key Note speaker Dr. Sara Meger (Central European University): “Why We Are Failing to End Conflict-Related Sexual Violence”
15.00-15.30 Coffee Break
15.30-16.15 Panel Discussion on lessons learned and ways forward for the intersecting topics of SRHR, peacebuilding, and education.
16.15-16.45 Q&A with audience
16.45-17.00 Education and Development Award for MA students who presented their research & Closing words
17.00 onwards Drinks and networking