2008 Annual Meeting Programme

Plenary Titles

  • Sustainability and Climate Change
  • The Development and Peace Nexus
  • Trade, Finance and Development
  • Migration and Development

Hans Corell 125Keynote Speaker: Richard Jolly
Sir Richard Jolly is Honorary Professor and Research Associate of the Institute of Development Studies at the University of Sussex. He was the second Director of IDS from 1972-81 and then from 1982-95 Deputy Executive Director for Programmes of UNICEF, with the rank of UN Assistant Secretary General.From 1996-2000, he was the Special Adviser to the Administrator of UNDP and Principal Coordinator of the widely acclaimed Human Development Report, overseeing reports on a human development approach to growth, poverty, consumption, globalization and human rights.

Hans Corell 125 John Holmes Lecture: Roger Coate
Dr. Roger Coate is the current Paul D. Coverdell Professor of Public Policy at Georgia College & State University and Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Political Science, and is also the former Director of the Richard L. Walker Institute of International Studies at the University of South Carolina.Prior to joining Georgia College & State University January 2009, Coate had taught at University of South Carolina since 1981 and before that at Arizona State University for four years. Coate received his Ph.D. from Ohio State University and holds a M.A. from Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies.