On Thursday 29th May a one day conference will be held on the topic of Conceptualising Security, Development and Humanitarianism. Papers will be presented by current POLIS PhD students.
Conceptualising Security, Development and Humanitarianism
This one day conference will take place on Thursday 29th May. All are welcome and encouraged to attend.
The Annual POLIS Postgraduate Conference showcases PhD student research at the end of their first year of study. The conference provides an opportunity for other postgraduates and staff to support these students, give feedback on their work and to further include them in our research community.
09.00 – 9.30 Registration
09.30 – 10.15 Demystifying the Security Discourse
10.15 – 11.00 The Concept of Energy Security
11.00 – 11.30 Tea/ Coffee
11.30 – 12.15 Breaking the Cycle of Failure in US Intelligence Reform
12.15 – 13.00 The ‘New’ Humanitarianism: Political, Apolitical, Politicised or Depoliticised?
13.00 – 14.00 Lunch
14.00 – 14.45 Power Dynamics in Community Development
14.45 – 15.30 Decentralisation from Above and Expectations from Below