Welcome back to the third season of the Humanitarian Hub Podcast! In this episode Dr. Althea-Maria Rivas speaks to Dr. Oliver Walton, a senior lecturer at the University of Bath in International Development. They discuss Walton’s recent work, examining the role of borderlands and brokers in post-war transitions
‘Borderlands, Conflict & Illicit Economies: Challenges for Humanitarian Action’ is the first webinar of our 2020/21 Seminar series. The webinar includes a presentation and discussion led by members of the GCRF-funded research project ‘Drugs & (Dis)order: Building Sustainable Peacetime Economies in the Aftermath of War’. Drugs & (dis)order
In the second episode of the Humanitarian Hub Podcast, Althea-Marie Rivas speaks to Paolo Novak, a Professor of Development Studies at SOAS university. Paolo specialises in contested borders, migration and humanitarianism. This podcast discusses Paolo’s current research project – Asylum Seekers Reception, Taxonomies and Location.
‘Re-envisioning Global Humanitarian Response, is the last webinar in our 2019/2020 series. The speakers explore key and emerging humanitarian challenges. Including the impact of Covid-19 and considering what shifts in discourse and practice, approaches to innovation, accountability, and power relationships might be necessary to address situations of crisis,