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World Social Science Forum 2018: Security and Equality for Sustainable Futures

World Social Science Forum 2018: Security and Equality for Sustainable Futures

ACADEMIC PANELS: CROP is co-organising two sessions during WSSF 2018.

25-28 September 2018 | Fukuoka, Japan

Thank you to all contributors to this event. It was a pleasure to work with both established partners and new acquaintances.


OP6-01 27 September (14:00-16:00) (in co-operation with UNESCO):
The Politics of Inclusion: Towards a Secure and Sustainable Future

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Left to right: Mirza Zulfigur Rahman (Indian Institute of Technology), Gilbert Siame (University of Zambia), Toru Oga (Kyushu University), Alberto D. Cimadamore (University of Bergen/ISC), Gabriele Köhler (UNRISD), Pedro Manuel Monreal Gonzalez (UNESCO), Etienne Nel (University of Otago)

Panel Presentations:

28 September (14:00-16:00) (in co-operation with the Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research (IAI):

Poverty, water and sustainable development in global change: exploring the nexus from a sustainability science and human security perspective

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Gerson Tuazon (University of Auckland), I. Ricardo Castro-Diaz (Autonomous Univ. of Entre Rios/CONICET), Stephanie Büchler (University of Arizona), Christopher A. Scott (University of Arizona), Adebusuyi Isaac Adeniran (Obafemi Awolowo University), Alberto D. Cimadamore (University of Bergen/ISC)

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