LAW & SUSTAINABLE CITIES: Are environmental & land use planning the answer?

A discussion panel with two of the leading experts in this challenging field, bringing almost a century of knowledge and insight.

Professor Paulo Affonso Leme Machado is considered the father of Brazilian environmental law and a drafter of the environmental protection article in his country's 1988 Constitution. 

Professor Julian Juergensmeyer is a leading expert on US and comparative land use law and author of major Land Use Law treatise.

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Monday, January 28, 2013 - 4:00pm

The First Global South International Studies Conference


November 29 - December 1, 2012
Co-sponsored by the International Studies Association’s Global South Caucus and
The Institut d'Études Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po) – Campus Moyen-Orient Méditerranée à Menton 

Sharing Insights and Ideas:  Theorizing, Teaching, Research, and Publishing on the Global South 

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Final Weekend Mini-course in Fall 2012 Series Announced: Corporate Social Responsibility and Social Investment


In response to students' requests for short, focused, skills-based courses, Executive Director, Colin Crawford has coordinated a series of weekend-long, one credit, mini-courses for the Fall 2012 semester. Registration is currently open for three workshops. The final mini-course in the series, offered in November, called Corporate Social Responsibility and Social Investment will be presented by Damon C.

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Higher Education for Development Partnership with LIPHEA Knowledge Center Server Migration LIPHEA ICT and Network Strengthening, East Africa

The project is intended to compliment an ongoing USAID-funded project entitled the Leadership Initiative for Public Health in East Africa (LIPHEA). The overall goal is to more effectively network the seven LIPHEA alliance institutions.  The primary objective is the establishment of a network node at the Makerere University School of Public Health in Uganda and to transfer ownership, management and maintenance of the LIPHEA Knowledge Center and Online Courses to E. Africa to the School.

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Information and Communications Technology (ICT) at Gulu University, Uganda

Based on their extensive experience developing technology transfer programs in low income countries, the Payson Center for International Development of Tulane University will initiate Information and Communications Technology (ICT) development in northern Uganda through 4 Components over the next 3 years:

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