Conference Program

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Location: Room 3
Date: Monday, 31/May/2021
12:30pm
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2:00pm
1.2.3: Critical Feminisms: colonialism, masculinities and violence
Location: Room 3
Chair: Kate Grantham
Technical Chair: Juliette Strohbach
 

Réflexions théoriques pour décoloniser le programme canadien de parrainage privé des personnes réfugiées

Clothilde Parent-Chartier



Making South Asian Cities Sustainable: Women Negotiating Fear and Violence in Kathmandu City.

Sujata Thapa-Bhattarai



Des traumatismes transgénérationnels à la déshumanisation et perte d’équilibre relationnel homme-femme chez les Bashi du Kivu. Éclipse de la résilience ?

Maria-Gabriella Namwezi



The role of masculinities in maintaining labour relations for Vietnamese offshore fisheries

Georgina Alonso



A Feminist Comparative Study of COVID-19 and Everyday Urbanism in Southern Cities

Nasya Razavi

2:30pm
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4:00pm
1.3.3: Political economy of private and public institutions
Location: Room 3
Chair: Larry Swatuk
Technical Chair: Kate Grantham
 

Overview of the pension system in Mexico and Chile. A path to inequality and precarity

Teresa Lizeth Alanis Gutiérrez



Forms of capital implicated in the elite school advertisements

Rajender Singh



Vending Cruel Hope: A Case Study on Public Primary Schooling in Jamaica

Giselle Francine Thompson


Date: Tuesday, 01/June/2021
12:30pm
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2:00pm
2.2.3: White Saviorism and Decolonization in International Cooperation
Location: Room 3
Technical Chair: Gloria Novovic
 

Chair(s): Maïka Sondarjee

 

Presentations of the Symposium

 

The Development Moral Decadence Dilemma and White Savior Complex: Lessons from the Berry Glaser Case in Kalangala (Uganda)

Dickson Kanakulya

 

Centering Western Experience and Agency in Global Solidarity Campaigns

Maïka Sondarjee

 

Decolonizing Development as Northern fascination

Themrise Khan

2:30pm
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4:00pm
2.3.3: How to Make Space for Youth in International Development Work: Up-and-coming Ideas from the Up-and-coming - Workshop
Location: Room 3
Technical Chair: Kate Grantham

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Yasmin Rajwani, Natasha Cortes


Date: Wednesday, 02/June/2021
12:30pm
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2:00pm
3.2.3: Anti-racist framework for the international cooperation sector - Workshop
Location: Room 3
Chair: Maïka Sondarjee
Technical Chair: Adrian Murray
 

Shelagh Savage, Musu Taylor-Lewis, Mounia Chadi, Taib Boyce, Aislynn Row, Gloria Novovic, Maika Sondarjee

2:30pm
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4:00pm
3.3.3: States and politics of development in Africa
Location: Room 3
Chair: Adrian Murray
 

Anatomy of the Clash of Nationalisms in Ethiopia: Can the Center Hold?

Abdella Abdulkadir Abdou



Political Dynamics of Electricity Provision in Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire

Mark Kwakye Frimpong



Redrawing the Borders: Violent Encounters, Transformations and the Political Economy of Peri-Urbanization Around Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Fikir Getaneh Haile


Date: Thursday, 03/June/2021
12:30pm
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2:00pm
4.2.3: Decolonizing Research Methods for the Global South - Workshop
Location: Room 3
Technical Chair: valerie charest

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Chairs: Sumeet Sekhon, Navjotpal Kaur

2:30pm
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4:00pm
4.3.3: Colonialism, Localisation and Participation
Location: Room 3
Chair: Nasya Razavi
Technical Chair: Furqan Asif
 

The Social Side of Soils. A Farmer Centred Analysis on the Adoption of Cover Crops

Paige Allen, Ataharul Chowdhury



Creativity and conflict in Panorama, Colombia: a social justice lens in adaptation to climate-change opens perspectives on community-led development

Steffen Lajoie, Danielle Labbé



Using Decolonizing Geographies to Decolonize the Development Field Through Decolonizing Education and Indigenous Community Participation

Mandie Rose Yantha



Navigating Tensions: Lessons from a participatory research project.

Judyannet Muchiri


Date: Friday, 04/June/2021
10:00am
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11:30am
5.1.3: Decolonization, anti-racism and adaptability in the development sector: An Exploration of three case studies - Workshop
Location: Room 3
Technical Chair: Marie Gagné

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Chair: Lee-Anne Lavell, Judyannet Muchiri, Samantha Morton

12:30pm
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2:00pm
5.2.3: Aid and NGOs in a colonized world
Location: Room 3
Chair: Christine Gibb
Technical Chair: Kate Grantham
 

The Development Bank as a Colonizing Project: Power, Culture and Inequality at the Top of the 'Development Food Chain’

Ritu Verma



Criticality of Public Trust for Success of Development Agenda: Lessons from Afghanistan

Seyed Ali Hosseini



“Legitimate survivor” … according to whom?

Christine Gibb



Bureaucratic pluralism as a source of development partnership: Exploring the case of aid spending across 'other' government departments

Rachael Calleja, Nilima Gulrajani

2:30pm
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4:00pm
5.3.3: Digital Ethnography and the Digital Divide - Workshop
Location: Room 3
Technical Chair: Adrian Murray

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Chairs: Shama Dossa, Laila Rajani