SOCIAL PARTNERSHIP AND REGIONAL INTEGRATION

RISC-RISE International Conference 2021

Event Registration

All participants need to register by 22 November 2021 on the LISER website: LISER Conference Registration

Keynote Lectures

The first day of the conference will be concluded by a Keynote lecture by Xochitl Molina Gonzalez (Director of the Veracruz Institute for Indigenous Affairs) speaking about Indigenous Women’s Rights.

 

The second day of the conference will be concluded by a Kapuscinski Lecture by Bandana Rana (UN Committee on Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) on “Scaling Women’s Rights.” The Kapuscinski Lecture will take place from 18:00-19:30 CET.

Please register for the KAP talk here.

 

 

29 NOVEMBER 2021

08:45 – 09:00

Webex

WELCOME

Suzanne Graham (University of Johannesburg), Co-President, RISC-RISE Consortium
Franz Clément (LISER), Co-organizer of Conference

09:00 – 10:30

Webex

Panel I: Reinventing cooperation and partnerships to Address Environmental Insecurity I

Working Groups: Management of Strategic Resources, Environment and Society & Social Construction of Risk and Disasters

Chair: Dr. Sandra Häbel (RISC-RISE)

Poster presentations to follow

11:00 – 13:00

Webex

Panel II: Freedom and equality: Partnering to promote good quality democracy

Working Group: The Quality of Democracy

Chair: Victoria Graham (University of Pretoria)

Poster presentations to follow

14:00 – 15:30

Webex

Panel III: Emphasizing three “P’s” in PCD: Policy partnerships for participative policy coherence for development

Working Group: Development, Equity and Policy Coherence

Chairs: Lauri Siitonen (University of Helsinki, Finland) and Harlan Koff (University of Luxembourg)

Poster presentations to follow

16:00 – 16:30

Webex

RISE Panel I: Community Engagement Grants

 

Chair: Victoria Graham (University of Pretoria)

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16:30 – 18:00

Webex

Panel IV: Reinventing cooperation and partnerships to Address Environmental Insecurity II

Working Groups: Management of Strategic Resources, Environment and Society & Social Construction of Risk and Disasters

Chairs: Carmen Maganda (INECOL, Mexico) and Edith Kauffer (CIESAS Sureste, Mexico)

Poster presentations to follow

18:00 – 19:00

Webex

Keynote Lecture by Xóchitl Molina González (Veracruz Institute for Indigenous Affairs)

30 NOVEMBER 2021

09:00 – 10:30

Webex

Panel V: Spatial and social convergences in border regions through civic engagement Panel sponsored by the Migration and Inclusive Societies Research Group, University of Luxembourg

Working Group: Comparative Migration and Border Politics

Chairs: Dr. Christian Wille and Dr. Koku Gnatuloma Nonoa (both of the University of Luxembourg).

Discussant: Peter Ulrich (Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg)

Poster presentations to follow

11:00 – 12:00

Webex

RISE Panel II: Policy Engagement

RISC-RISE Contribution on South-South Cooperation to UNDP Report on Development Finance

Chair: Suzanne Graham (University of Johannesburg)

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13:00 – 14:00

Webex

Panel VI: Transnational civil society initiatives against crime

Working Group: Conflict Violence and Citizen Security

Coordinator: Dr. Juan Carlos Velez Rendon (Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia)

Poster presentations to follow

14:00 – 14:30

Webex

RISE Panel III: JUNTOS

 

Chair: Sandra Häbel (RISC-RISE)

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15:00 – 17:00

Webex

Panel VII: Addressing humanitarian crises amongst autochthonous and local communities through cross-border social partnerships

Working Group: Civil society, Vulnerable Populations, and State Policies of Health and Well-being

Chairs: Dr. Claudia Puerta Silva (Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia) and Dr. Catherine Alès (EHESS, Paris, France)

Poster presentations to follow

18:00 – 19:00

University of Luxembourg Campus Belval & Webex

Kapuscinski Lecture by Bandana Rana (UN Committee on Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) on “Scaling Women’s Rights”

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Event Organizers

The 2021 conference is organized by the University of Luxembourg, the Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER) and the Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Johannesburg.