20/03/2012 - Campustalks #11 The culture of development


20 Mar 2012

Kultuurkaffee, VUB, Campus Etterbeek, Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussel

Part of project: 
(2009-...): Campustalks

On 20 December 2010, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution on culture and development, which emphasizes the important contribution of culture for sustainable development and for the achievement of national and international development objectives, including the Millennium Development Goals. In this Campustalks, speakers from different disciplines will convince you of the importance of international cooperation.


The PechaKucha talks start at 12h45 sharp. End at 14h00 at the latest.

Speakers are:

_ Johan Swinnen (VUB, Faculty of Art): The World Majority Photography
_ Tom Vanwing (VUB, Educational Sciences)
_ Marcel Pinas (Suriname, artist)
_ Niels De Temmerman (VUB, Faculty of Enineering): Transition shelters
_ Walter Verdin (musician, artist)
_ Paul Kerstens (KVS): Parcours Afrique
_ Elke Van den Brandt (VUB, UCOS)
_ Balagangadhara Rao (aka Balu, Ghent University)