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12th June, 2013

Book Launch: 'Aid, NGOs and the realities of women's lives – a Perfect Storm'

Event Details

Date:
12th June, 2013
Time:
5.30pm - 7.30pm (drinks will be served from 17:30 and presentations will start at 18:00)
Venue:
Drama Studio, Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, London, WC1H 0AL
Price:
Free but booking required

London International Development Centre and the Department of Geography, Environment and Development Studies at Birkbeck invite you to the launch of ‘Aid, NGOs and the realities of women’s lives: a Perfect Storm’ edited by Fenella Porter and Tina Wallace. The presentation of the book will be followed by a discussion. You will get a chance to meet the authors, purchase a copy of the book at a discounted price and have it signed. Light refreshments will be served.

Speakers

Fenella Porter, Birkbeck/IGS at LMH and Tina Wallace, IGS at LMH (editors)
Deepa Joshi, Wageningen UR, Chapter author ‘Apolitical stories of sanitation and suffering women’
Tom Scott-Smith, University of Oxford, Chapter author ‘Insulating the developing classes’

Discussants
Professor Naila Kabeer, SOAS
Professor Elaine Unterhalter, IOE

Chair:  Dr. Jasmine Gideon, Birkbeck

For further information please click here or contact Anna Marry at anna.marry@lidc.bloomsbury.ac.uk.

 


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