UPCOMING EVENTS & COURSES

    CURRENT CEDLA EXHIBITION

    "We Care" by Colombian photographer Luisa Machacón +INFO

    25/10/19 PRINCE BERNHARD SCHOLARSHIPS 2019

    Deadline for applications
    Excellent PhD Students and graduate students (intending to do a PhD) from The Netherlands, Spain, Portugal and Latin America affiliated to a Dutch university are invited to submit an application. +INFO

    Socio-Environmental Changes in Latin America: Power, Participation and Governance

    CEDLA Master Course
    Dr. Fábio de Castro (coordinator), Prof. dr. Barbara Hogenboom and Prof. dr. Rutgerd Boelens
    28 October – 16 December 2019
    Monday 13.00 – 16.00 hours
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    30/10/19 BACHELOR COURSE

    The Identity of the City in Latin America
    Course lecturer: Dr. Christien Klaufus
    30 October – 18 December 2019
    Wednesday 13.00 – 17.00 hours
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    01/11/19 CEDLA LECTURE

    Political Networks and Social Movements in Bolivia since Evo Morales, 2006–2019
    by Soledad Valdivia Rivera, Universiteit Leiden

    Memories Need to Swim: Heritage and Myth-Making in Latin America

    CEDLA Master Course
    Dr. Arij Ouweneel (coordinator) and Dr. Christien Klaufus
    1 November – 20 December 2019
    Friday 12.00 – 15.00 hours
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    09/11/19 INFO MEETING

    Master's programme in Latin American Studies
    11:15 - 12:15h +INFO

    15/11/19 CEDLA LECTURE

    Sparking the fire:
    Making sense of the new Brazilian environmental order
    by Fabiano Toni,
    Universidade de Brasília

    08/01/20 MASTER COURSE

    Communities and Nature in Latin America
    Course lecturer: Dr. Fábio de Castro
    Time period: 8 January – 26 February
    Schedule: Wednesday 13.00 – 16.00h
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    Rentier societies: keys to understand the Venezuelan crisis

    The consequences of natural resource dependency remain a controversial topic in Development Studies. Generally, the debate focuses on the economic and political effects of natural resource-dependency, framing the debate in a curse versus blessing dichotomy. This article presents in the first part a critical reexamination of this debate and introduces the ‘rentier society’ concept, which includes social and sociocultural issues. +READ

    25/10/19 DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS

    PRINCE BERNHARD SCHOLARSHIPS 2019



    The scholarships aim to support innovative research carried out in the fields of economic, political, or cultural relations between the Netherlands/Europe and Latin America. At least one of the scholarships will be awarded to a research proposal in the field of sustainability. 
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  • 09/11/19 UPCOMING INFORMATING MEETING

    CEDLA-UvA Master Latin American Studies
    In the Master’s in Latin American Studies, you will study social transformations in Latin America from geographic, historical, economic, cultural, social, political and ecological perspectives. You will design your own research plan, do field research in this exciting region and become a critical academic. +INFO