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Austerity and its impact on women: the case study of Greece

Two prominent scholars – Dr. Maria Startigaki and Dr. Maria Kalimessini both from Panteion University Athens –  will address the impact of  the austerity measures implemented in Europe on gender equality. They will advocate that the measures taken risk losing past progress towards gender equality by undermining important employment and social welfare protections and putting gender … Continue reading

Aid on the edge of Chaos – review of Ben Ramalingam’s book

Book review of “Aid on the Edge of Chaos”   by Ben Ramalingam Oxford University Press http://aidontheedge.info/quotes/#comment-41748 Summary:  This book is a remarkable collection of knowledge and scientific research on foreign aid. It advocates for less prescriptive and more fluid, dynamic and flexible foreign aid that recognises the complexity of the real world and does … Continue reading

Austerity and the impact on women: the case study of Greece – a Seminar on the 19th of June in St.Antony’s

Originally posted on Androulla Kaminara:
On the 19th of June I have the pleasure of convening and chairing a seminar on austerity and the gender implications on women. This seminar will look particularly on the impact on women in Greece. Two very prominent experts on this will be presenting their views – Dr Maria Stratigaki…

Πρόταση για την κατανομή του πλούτου από το φυσικό αέριο της Κύπρου

Originally posted on Androulla Kaminara:
  Απλή λύση σ’ ένα πολύπλοκο πρόβλημα – Το «μοντέλο Αλάσκας» για την κατανομή του πλούτου από τους υδρογονάνθρακες της Κύπρου* Συνήθως οι απλές λύσεις είναι οι καλύτερες για πολύπλοκα προβλήματα, ίδιαίτερα εάν πρόκειται για προβλήματα που αφορούν πολύ κόσμο. Μία απλή λύση έχει το προτέρημα ότι μπορεί να γίνει…

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