Brown Bag Series: Nipa Banerjee

Growth and Development - Bangladesh, India and Pakistan. Comparative Perspectives
Wednesday, 14 March 2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
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Panel Presentation on Development in South Asia- Comparative Perspective- India, Pakistan and Bangladesh:

Dr. Gopika Solanki (speaking on India) is Associate Professor of Political Science at Carleton University. Her research interests include religion and politics, multiculturalism and legal pluralism, feminist theory, and judicial politics.

Dr. Nipa Banerjee (speaking on Bangladesh) is currently a Senior Fellow at the School of International Development and Global Studies, uOttawa and teaches international development management at the Sprott School of Business (Carleton U). She worked in CIDA (33 years) and represented CIDA in several Asian countries. 

Mr. Sven Jurschewsky (speaking on Pakistan) is a 37-year veteran of Canada’s Department of Foreign Affairs (now Global Affairs Canada). His career entailed postings to several European and Asian countries.

Moderator: Mr. Ian Smillie, a veteran international development consultant and critic, is the author of The Charity of Nations, Freedom from Want and Blood on the Stone: Greed, Corruption and War in the Global Diamond Trade.