Call for Panels: “Where is Latin America Heading?”- PILAS Annual Conference 2014

PILAS Annual Conference 2014 – “Where is Latin America heading?” 12th-13th June, University of Sheffield PILAS, the postgraduate affiliate of the Society for Latin American Studies (SLAS), is inviting postgraduate researchers to debate and reflect on the place of Latin America within a changing international context, in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis. Discussing […]


“Focus on Global Health” at the University of Sheffield

The University of Sheffield are hosting a ‘Focus on Global Health’ from 13th to 18th February 2014. We are supporting a number of events looking at global health issues. A summary is provided here, with further details below. Recent years have seen an increasing awareness of the global dimensions of individual and population health. A […]


Dr. Jojo Nem Singh to embark on WUN funded project: Developing compatible energy & climate strategies.

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Jojo Nem Singh will be partnering with Dr. Hårvard Haarstad (University of Bergen, Norway), and James van Alstine (University of Leeds) on a new research program aimed at exploring and developing compatible climate and energy strategies. The program, supported by the Worldwide Universities Network (WUN) Research Development Fund, […]