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PhD defence Cynthia Embido Bejeno

'On the frontlines: peasant women and land reform struggles in the Philippines'

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Successful PhD defence by Natacha Bruna

'Extractivism, rural livelyhoods and accumulation in a "ClimateSmart" world'

  • Hosting Zapatistas at ISS

    Live event sharing stories of struggles and experiences of radical practices of autonomy and building other worlds. Come meet the Zapatista delegation at ISS.
  • PhD defence by Cynthia Embido Bejeno

    Cynthia Embido Bejeno will defend her thesis the role of peasant women in land reform struggles. Find out more.
  • Chemical Colonialism: Environmental justice and industrial epidemics

    Dr Yogi Hale Hendlin considers the planetary de-evolution of the human species resulting from globalized chemical pollution. Find out more during this seminar.

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