CROP Events 2010

Changing Nature – Changing Sciences? The challenges of global environmental change research for the social sciences and humanities

13-14 December 2010 | Nagoya, Japan

CONFERENCE: The focus of the joint ISSC-CIPSH symposium will be to further stimulate and advance debate about the social sciences and humanities contributions, challenges, and capacities to advance global environmental change research.

God, Virtue and Politics: Inequality & Social Justice in Latin America

3 December 2010 | Stockholm, Sweden

WORKSHOP organised by the CLACSO-CROP Programme, Institute of Latin American Studies, Stockholm University, in collaboration with UiB Global & the Department of Comparative Politics, University of Bergen; and NORLARNET.

A church for the voiceless? Religion, politics and social justice in Latin America

1 December 2010 | Oslo, Norway

PUBLIC EVENT organised by the CLACSO-CROP Programme, NorLARNet, UiB Clobal and Department of Comparative Politics, University or Bergen.

God, Virtue & Politics: Inequality & Social Justice in Latin America

30 November 2010 | UiB Global, Bergen, Norway

SEMINAR organised by the CLACSO-CROP Programme, in co-operation with NorLARNet, UiB Global and Department of Comparative Politics, University of Bergen

Policy Discussion Silent Crises, Politics, Mobilization and Development Research

25-26 November 2010 | Det Teologiske Menighetsfakultet, Oslo, Norway

ACADEMIC PANEL: CROP will co-organise this plenary session at the NFU Conference 2010 "Rethinking Crises: Vulnerability, Community and State in Development Research"

Combating Poverty and Inequality: Structural Change, Social Policy and Politics

25 November 2010 | Oslo, Norway

PUBLICATION: The new UNRISD report seeks to explain why people are poor and why inequalities exist, as well as what can be done to rectify these injustices. CROP is assisting UNRISD and NORAD with the launch of the report in Norway.

Poverty, Environment and Climate Change

11-13 November 2010 | Havana, Cuba

WORKSHOP organised by CLACSO-CROP Programme on Studies of Poverty in Latin America, the Caribbean, with the Centre for Psychological and Sociological Research, and the Antonio Núñez Jimenez Foundation for Nature and Man

Present time history of Christianity in the world of the poor

4-6 October 2010 | Buenos Aires, Argentina

WORKSHOP organised by the CLACSO-CROP Programme and CEHILA. The workshop will focus on issues like what is the "power of the poor" in present time Latin American history; how to construct (historical) "memories" in the world of the poor and the relationships between churches and governing institutions.

10 Years of War Against Poverty: What have we learnt since 2000 and what should we do 2010-20?

8-10 September 2010 | Manchester, UK

ACADEMIC PANEL: CROP is co-sponsoring the Chronic Poverty Centre Conference hosted by Brooks World Poverty Institute. The final programme is now available.

The Forgotten Half - Collaborative Research on Child Poverty

14-15 June 2010 | The Pennsylvania State University, USA

CONFERENCE: This working conference will bring together a group of committed scholars who share a common interest in the circumstances of children in the Global South.

Poverty, Inequality and Climate Change

3 June 2010 | IDEP, Dakar, Senegal

SEMINAR: The IDEP Monthly Development Seminar is a public knowledge-sharing and discussion forum where key global and regional development questions that carry implications for economy, politics, governance, culture and society in Africa are freely debated.

Poor Thinking

11 May 2010 (17:30) | Bergen Resource Center for International Development, Norway

PUBLIC EVENT: "Poor Thinking: Challenging dominant poverty research narratives". This round table of leading, international poverty researchers will examine contemporary global trends in poverty and inequality and discuss the possibilities and responsibilities for eradicating, minimizing and preventing them.

CROP Scientific Committee Meeting

10-12 May 2010 | Bergen, Norway

MEETING: The next meeting of CROP's Scientific Comittee will be held in Bergen.

Post Copenhagen: Practical Consequences for Europe

23 March 2010 | Brussels, Belgium

ACADEMIC CONTRIBUTION: Briefing Session for Parliamentarians and Policy Makers.

CLACSO-CROP Capacitation workshop

1-5 March 2010 | Panama

WORKSHOP: Capacitation Workshop on Poverty for young reseachers in Latin America and the Caribbean, part of the CLACSO-CROP Young Fellows programme.

Norwegian National Committee meeting

4 February 2010 | Oslo, Norway

The first meeting of the Norwegian CROP National Committee took place at SUM in Oslo.


CROP News and Events

Poverty as Ideology: Rescuing Social Justice from Global Development Agendas

14 May 2019 | Bergen Global

BOOK LAUNCH by Andrew Fischer, winner of the International Studies in Poverty Prize awarded by CROP and Zed Books.

Organisational Changes at the CROP Secretariat

1 December 2018

The University of Bergen (UiB) and the International Science Council (ISC) have announced organisational changes at the CROP Secretariat.

​The Democratic Developmental State: North-South Perspectives

February 2019

OPEN ACCESS PUBLICATION: Edited by Chris Tapscott, Tor Halvorsen, Teresita Cruz-Del Rosario.

News from CROPNet

World Science Forum 2019

20-23 November, 2019 | Budapest, Hungary

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: "Science, Ethics and Responsibility" (deadline 10 April).

Bergen Summer Research School

17-27 June 2019 | University of Bergen

BSRS 2019 offers a series of parallel multidisciplinary working groups with top international lecturers, and cutting-edge keynotes to help you make your research play a role for a sustainable future.

Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals: What Role for Social and Solidarity Economy?

25-26 June 2019 | Geneva, Switzerland