GRITE Launch, with David Szablowski, York University

From indigenous governance spaces to extractive territories
Monday, 7 May 2018 - 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
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Contact person: 
Marie-Dominik Langlois
Email: 
griteottawa@gmail.com
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Free | RSVP before April 27: griteottawa@gmail.com

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Free of charge
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Event sponsors: 
Interdisciplinary Research Group on the Territories of Extraction (IRGTE)

4:00 – 5:00 pm, Plenary Conference:

  • Professor David Szablowski, founding member of the Extractive Industries Research Group (EIRG) at York University "From indigenous governance spaces to extractive territories: legal enclosure and the respatialization of rights in CSR governance" 

Szablowski’s research focuses on law and globalization; regulation and governance theory; transnational law; non-state regulation; global legal pluralism; extractive industries (oil, mining and gas projects); indigenous rights; Latin America; international financial institutions; multi-sited ethnography and fieldwork-based research in the global South.

5:00 – 6:00 pm, Presentation of GRITE members and research themes:

  • Karine Vanthuyne, GRITE director, professor, School of Sociological and Anthropological Studies, University of Ottawa;
  • Willow Scobie, GRITE codirector, professor, School of Sociological and Anthropological Studies, University of Ottawa.