Sudan and South Sudan Course 2015
Political rivalry and unending civil wars in the Sudans continue to jeopardise social and economic development. Understanding the histories of state formation and conflict is more important... MORE >
Great Lakes Course 2015
The Great Lakes Course covers the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Rwanda and Burundi. The state and its institutions will be cross-cutting themes this year. In the DRC, the Course... MORE >
Horn of Africa Course 2015
The Horn of Africa Course covers Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia, Somaliland, Puntland, and Northern Kenya. The 2015 course offers a multi-disciplinary examination of the crises... MORE >
Development without Freedom
In April 2015 a conference organised by the Development Research Unit of New York University, with Bard College and the Rift Valley Institute, will address urgent ethical questions... MORE >
Property and Freedom
Experiments in South Africa and around the world are combating poverty while expanding freedom by granting title to assets such as land and public housing. Building on the work of Dr.... MORE >