As part of the collaborative development of PRUV’s research design a number of PRUV delegates held a panel session at the 4th bi-annual IHSA conference took place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 5th to 8th March 2016. The papers presented related to each PRUV work package; social capital, protection, legal frameworks, comprehensive security and public health.
The panellists engaged in a rich discussion of their emerging research designs and received useful feedback, in particular concerning the importance of power relations and gender in urban settings.
PRUV delegates attending the conference were Chris Pain (Concern Worldwide), Dr Pat Gibbons (University College Dublin), Dr Rónán McDermott (University College Dublin), Prof. Siswanto Wilopo (Gadjah Mada University), Dr. Cristina Churrucca (University of Deusto), Prof. Hans-Joachim Heintze (Ruhr University Bochum), and Prof. Joost Herman (University of Groningen). The delegates are pictured amongst the other conference attendees below.