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11 décembre 2017

How not to waste a garbage crisis in Bengaluru

In 2012, the city of Bengaluru/Bengalore, home to India’s IT industry and to innovative forms of civic activism, hit the national and international media headlines due to a dramatic breakdown of its garbage collection and disposal systems. A special e-issue of International Development Policy (November 2017), jointly edited by Shalini Randeria, Professor of Anthropology and Sociology and Director of...
15 novembre 2017

PhD on designing and applying agricultural biosafety regulations...

Dr Diego Silva studies how biodiversity protection from GM crops can lead to paradoxical effects.

09 octobre 2017

Democracy at Risk: Launch of the New “Global Challenges” Research...

Produced in collaboration with the Albert Hirschman Centre on Democracy, “Global Challenges” analyses in its second issue “the rise of illiberal democracies” through seven case studies complemented by...

09 octobre 2017

European Election Day: How to Improve Democracy in Europe

An “European Election Day” exploratory workshop was held on Monday 25 September 2017 at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, at the initiative of Prof. Grégoire Mallard and...

05 octobre 2017

Exploring the role of citizens in democracy

How can the public participate in democracy? On 18-20 September, the Institute’s Albert Hirschman Centre on Democracy organised a series of events exploring this theme as part of Democracy Week, an event...