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Speaking Truth to Power: The Challenge for Young Development Professionals

South Asia Development Forum "Speaking Truth to Power: The Challenge for Young Development Professionals" by Karim-Aly Kassam

by Karim-Aly Kassam, Cornell Department of Natural Resources

In an increasingly violent world, coupled with sociocultural and ecological uncertainty, Professor Karim-Aly Kassam will discuss the challenges encountered by young development professionals and researchers. Based on his research undertaken in partnership with indigenous and marginalized communities, he will ask what is the purpose of knowledge and how it can lead to a methodology of hope in our research and international development activities?

September 9, 2015  *  4:30p.m.

100 Mann Library

Refreshments served