Alfred Deakin Research Institute

For your listening pleasure

Fri, 17 Jan 2014 11:16:00 +1100

The Alfred Deakin Research Institute's 'Fusion' lecture series are public events that feature prominent thinkers from all around the globe presenting on current social and political issues.

Since the series' inception, we have hosted a number of key intellectuals including:

  • Professor Paul Collier

Oxford Professor of Economics, former head of research at the World Bank, advisor to the UN and British Government, and author

Lecture title: 'The Plundered Planet'

  • Professor Patrick Guillaumont

Président of the Fondation pour les Etudes et Recherches sur le Développement International (FERDI)

Lecture title: 'Measuring Structural Vulnerability at the Country Level: Why and How?'

  • Dr Rajendra K Pachauri

Chairperson of the Nobel Peace Prize-winning Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change 2007

Lecture title: 'The role of knowledge in promoting sustainable development and tackling climate change'
 

The lecture series is now available for you to listen/download online.

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Dr Pachauri speaking to a packed-out audience on climate change and sustainability - Fusion Lecture Series, February 2013.
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  • Fusion lectures are open to the public and showcase the work of various key intellectuals from around the world.
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