Speaking Truth To Power – The Challenge for Young Development Professionals, South Asia Development Forum

Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at 4:30pm

Mann Library, Room 100 237 Mann Drive, Cornell University

by Karim-Aly Kassam -- In an increasingly violent world, coupled with sociocultural and ecological uncertainty, Professor Kassam will discuss the challenges encountered by young development professionals and researchers. Based on his research undertaken in partnership with indigenous and marginalized communities, he will ask what is the purpose of knowledge and how it can lead to a methodology of hope in our research and international development activities?

Event Type

Special Event

Departments

South Asia Program

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Cost

none

Contact E-Mail

wjp22@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Bill Phelan

Speaker

Karim-Aly Kassam

Speaker Affiliation

Professor of Natural Resources

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