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Published Sep. 28, 2011 3:52 PM

On Monday 13 June, the Academic Network on Legal Empowerment of the Poor (ANLEP, which is hosted by SUM) and the University of Zambia invited a selected group of academics to brainstorm on the contemporary challenges of development in Africa.

Published Sep. 28, 2011 3:50 PM

HUREP visiting professor Dr. Arjun Sengupta was interviewed in Vårt Land in connection with the elections in India.

 

Published Sep. 28, 2011 3:49 PM

Two Poverty and Development (PAD) initiatives are cited in the new UNDP Regional Assessment  

Published Sep. 28, 2011 3:49 PM

Together with the Hong Kong Institute of Education (HKIEd) and the University of Hong Kong, the Human Rights and Extreme Poverty (HUREP) project at SUM recently organised 'Governing the Asian Giants'.

Published Sep. 28, 2011 3:46 PM

The latest issue of the International Journal of Human Rights has been guest edited by Dan Banik and Bård A. Andreassen from the Human Rights and Extreme Poverty (HUREP) project at SUM.

Published Sep. 28, 2011 3:43 PM

In connection with the launch of his new book, Poverty and Elusive Development (Universitetsforlaget 2010), Dan Banik was interviewed by 'Bistandsaktuelt' about buzzwords and poverty production.

Published Sep. 28, 2011 3:43 PM

Professor Arjun K. Sengupta, a core member of HUREP and a Visiting Professor at SUM, passed away recently in New Delhi. He was 73. Arjun was a pioneer in the field of human rights and development and we have fond memories of our long collaboration with him.

Published Sep. 28, 2011 3:41 PM

It the latest edition of Apollon, Dan Banik (SUM, UiO) and Kalle Moene (ESOP, UiO) discuss the increasing inequalities between the elites and the poor in India and China.  

Published Sep. 28, 2011 3:39 PM

On Monday 13 June, the Academic Network on Legal Empowerment of the Poor (ANLEP, which is hosted by SUM) and the University of Zambia invited a selected group of academics to brainstorm on the contemporary challenges of development in Africa.