Here is some general information about the Development Day 2016.
This year’s theme is Making Alternatives Visible: Resisting and Reshaping the Mainstream (http://www.kehitystutkimus.fi/conference/)
It will take place at Tieteiden talo, close to the university, address: Kirkkokatu 6, 00170 Helsinki (Kruununhaka).
The Media Working Group will meet at 13-17hrs (detailed program here):
- 13-15: Introduction to the theme: How to make development more visible in the media and public debates? 3 presentations by young scholars.
- 1530-17: Collaborative roundtable: short screenings and invited opening remarks from invited stakeholders (Ministry of Foreign Affairs, journalists, documentary makers, researchers, civil society actors) — and an informal brainstorming session on way of collaborative action, to make development more visible.