ESID webinar: How politics shapes development: the importance of context, capacity and coalitions
|Starts:||15:00 29 Oct 2020|
|Ends:||16:00 29 Oct 2020|
|What is it:||Webinar|
|Organiser:||Global Development Institute|
|Who is it for:||University staff, External researchers, Adults, Alumni, Current University students, General public|
|Speaker:||Professor Sam Hickey|
This webinar will synthesise key findings of the political drivers of inclusive development from over nine years of ESID research and outline the importance of the 3C's - context, capacity and coalitions. These findings will be placed into conversation with new insights from recently concluded projects on 'pockets of effectiveness' and oil governance in Africa, emphasising the need for political settlements thinking to incorporate sociological and transnational perspectives.
Professor Sam Hickey
Role: Professor of Politics and Development
Organisation: Global Development Institute
Biography: A leading global expert on the politics of development, Sam is Research Director at ESID, Deputy CEO of the African Cities Research Centre and Professor of Politics and Development at the Global Development Institute, University of Manchester.
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