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The UA Ruhr Graduate Center is involved in organizing two types of events to discuss and present results of development research. The Development Days and the PhD Conferences.


The PhD Conference on International Development is a yearly two-days event which took place for the first time in 2012 in Bochum.

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Development Day

The Development Day is a public one-day event organized in Duisburg or Bochum to present the results of ongoing development research in the UA Ruhr Graduate Center to the graduate students and the wider university audience.

Institute of Development Research and Development Policy Institute of Political Science Institute for Development and Peace