School talks series School talks series

The talks listed on this page are aimed at sixth forms and colleges and will run from Septemnber 2012 onwards. Talks can also be tailored to a particular area of the Geography or World Development A level syllabus.

List of Talks Subjects - Sept 2012 onwards

  • Coming back from the dead: HIV and its treatment in Africa
  • Social Caste, Gender and Educational Inequality in the Himalayas
  • Gender and Identity  in the Middle East
  • Why are some countries democratic and some others aren't?
  • Bringing the world to the UK: Does television help us care about the developing countries?

If sixth forms/colleges are interested in having an academic deliver one of the talks listed, please can they email Laura Anderson to book, stating the title of the talk that they want to be delivered, along with the date(s) and time(s) for the talk.

GEO-Team Outreach 

DEV's Outreach activities are run through the GEO-Team student project. The project offers 60-75 minute workshops  to school students in years 7-11, on a variety of social justice and global awareness themes. 
GEO-Team Outreach - find out more