International Humanitarian Aid Workers: The Case of Doctors from Cuba

Location
Muirhead Tower - Room 417
Category
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences
Dates
Thursday 23rd November 2017 (16:30-18:00)
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Speaker: Dr Stéphanie Panichelli-Batalla, University of Warwick

Dr Stéphanie Panichelli-Batalla's  current research focuses on the impact of humanitarian aid on (collective) identity construction and alteration. In the seminar, she will present first findings from her British Council aided studies regarding international humanitarian aid and Cuban Doctors who went abroad, the "internacionalistas”.

The International Development Department hosts a number of seminars throughout the year which focuses on a number of different topics. The seminars are open to everyone.