“The Invisible College. 25 years for the Anthropology of Social Change and Development”. A video on APAD origin

By |2018-11-02T17:09:14+00:00November 2nd, 2018|Focus, News|

"The Invisible College. 25 years for the Anthropology of Social Change and Development" is a 30 mn video by Baptiste Aubert (aREC).This film was made on the occasion of the twenty-five years of the Association for anthropology of social change and development (APAD). It was shot in September 2016 in Niamey while historical members of [...]

Au coeur des mondes de l’aide internationale : vidéo de la conférence

By |2018-10-28T21:41:23+00:00October 28th, 2018|Focus, News|

Le 18 septembre 2018, Philippe Lavigne Delville a donné à l'AFD une conférence animée par Gaël Giraud, économiste en chef de l'AFD, autour de l'ouvrage "au coeur des mondes de l'aide internationale". La vidéo de la conférence est en ligne. On September the 18th, Philippe Lavigne Delville gave a conference at AFD, chaired by Gaël [...]

Anthropologie & développement : Appel à article / Call for papers

By |2018-07-03T09:43:57+00:00July 3rd, 2018|Focus, News|

La revue Anthropologie & développement lance un appel à articles pour un numéro Varia à paraitre en 2019. Les articles doivent être envoyés à revue@apad-association.org avant le 1 novembre 2018. Voir la présentation de la revue et les consignes aux auteurs. **** The journal Anthropologie & développement invites papers  for a regular (varia) issue that will [...]

Anthropologie & développement: nice statistics on openedition.org

By |2018-07-03T09:41:28+00:00July 3rd, 2018|Focus, News|

Openedition makes available the statistics of the journals published on this portal. Posted first in December 2016, Anthropologie & développement had nearly 30,000 unique visitors in 2017, its first year. APAD Bulletin and Anthropologie & développement account each year for around 100 and 150,000 unique visitors, 150 to 250,000 visits, 280 to 350,000 pages viewed. [...]

The Will to Improve: Tania Li’s Conference is on Youtube

By |2018-07-02T17:26:21+00:00July 2nd, 2018|Focus, News|

On May 2018 the 23th, Pr Tania Li (University of Toronto) gave a conference in Montpellier, on "the Will to Improve: Governmentality, Development, and the Practice of Politics". Organised by APAD and UMR GRED (IRD/Paul Valery University), this conference was an opportunity to come back on Tania Li's major book, ten years after its publication. [...]

Just Published “au coeur des mondes de l’aide internationale”

By |2018-05-29T08:07:12+00:00May 29th, 2018|Focus, News|

Fresia M. et Lavigne Delville P. ed., 2018, Au coeur des mondes de l'aide internationale. Regards et postures ethnographiques, Paris/Marseille/Montpellier, Karthala/IRD/APAD. Comment pensent et agissent, au quotidien, les professionnels de l’aide internationale et les agents des organisations nationales qui vivent de l’aide ? Comment se jouent les rapports entre organisations dans les chaînes complexes d’acteurs [...]

Around 200 participants to 2018 APAD international conference

By |2018-05-28T08:59:37+00:00May 28th, 2018|Focus, News|

APAD 2018 Conference took place 23-25 May 2018 in Roskilde (Denmark), in partnership with Roskilde University, the University of Copenhague and IRD, and with support from AFD, Carlsberg Foundation, IRD and French Institute in Danemark. Around 200 participants had three days of scientific exchanges around the nexus migration, development and citizenship, and other issues of [...]

APAD 2018 Conference is coming soon

By |2018-05-10T09:05:48+00:00May 7th, 2018|Focus, News|

APAD 2018 conference is coming soon. The programme is online. We will have : two key note speeches       Engin Isin: Decolonising Mobile Peoples Engin Isin is Professor of International Politics at Queen Mary University of London, UK, and the author of: Citizenship after Orientalism: Transforming Political Theory       Heath Cabot: Displacement, Humanitarianism and the [...]

The Will to Improve – Conférence de Tania Li à Montpellier

By |2018-05-07T17:33:05+00:00May 7th, 2018|Focus, News, Non classé|

L’APAD et l'UMR GRED (IRD/Université Paul Valéry) vous invitent à une conférence du Pr Tania Murray Li (université de Toronto) The Will to Improve: Governmentality, Development, and the Practice of Politics  Mercredi 23 mai 2018, 14 h 30—17 h Amphitéâtre, Institut de recherche pour le développement 911, avenue Agropolis  BP 64501 , 4394 Montpellier cedex [...]

Vient de paraître : Mythes sociotechniques et développement (Anthropologie & développement n°46-47)

By |2017-12-19T15:07:40+00:00December 19th, 2017|Focus, News|

Mythes sociotechniques et développement (Jean-Philippe Venot and Gert Jan Veldwisch eds), Anthropologie & développement n°46-47. Sommaire / Contents Sociotechnical Myths in Development. Introduction to a Special Issue. Jean-Philippe Venot, Gert Jan Veldwisch Mythes sociotechniques et développement. Introduction au numéro spécial. Jean-Philippe Venot , Gert Jan Veldwisch “The Prince and the Magic Magnet”: An Ethnographic Tale of Technology, [...]