Comdev Projects

New issue of Glocal Times

by Rebecca Bengtsson June 11, 2014 ComDev

Issue No. 20 of the Glocal Times can be read in full here. Nine months have passed since the publication of Issue No. 19 of Glocal Times, and in the meantime there has been plenty of activity within the field. To mention but a few examples: in November 2013, the Second Nordic Conference for Development […]

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Joint ComDev and Glocal Classroom seminar:22 – 23 May, University of Guelph, Canada

by Rebecca Bengtsson May 5, 2014 ComDev

Guelph Seminar 22 -23 May, 2014 Communication for Social and Environmental Change – a two day seminar This seminar is part of the Glocal Classroom seminar series and will take place at University of Guelph, Canada. If you’re unable to attend in person, this seminar will be broadcast on ComDev Live as per usual. To interact with us during […]

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New Book: The Handbook of Development Communication and Social Change

by Rebecca Bengtsson April 28, 2014 ComDev

”The Handbook of Development Communication and Social Change” – previously mentioned here – is now out. Ørecomm co-director Thomas Tufte, Professor Karin Gwinn Wilkins, University of Texas, and Rafael Obregon, Chief of Communication for Development at UNICEF New York – three high profiles in the field – have made an impressive effort to provide an up-to-date overview […]

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Ørecomm Festival 2014: Call for abstracts

by Rebecca Bengtsson April 15, 2014 Call for papers

Voice and Matter is the fourth annual Communication for Development conference arranged by Ørecomm – Centre for Communication and Glocal Change, this year merged with Roskilde University’s biannual scientific conference, Sunrise. The conference aims to explore the dynamic relationship – and possible convergence – between voice and matter in the context of communication for development theory and practice. Read the full Concept […]

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Ørecomm: Workshop Invitation

by Rebecca Bengtsson April 10, 2014 Comdev News

Ørecomm – Centre for Communication and Glocal Change – invites local start-ups, social enterprises, organisations and decision makers in the Öresund region to discuss their ideas with global communication and development researchers. The goal of the new GoComm project is to create a cross-border space for mutual learning, exchange and advice. GoComm looks beyond traditional development […]

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Ørecomm update: GOComm Calls for Collaboration with Social Entrepreneurs

by Rebecca Bengtsson March 14, 2014 Comdev News

A few weeks ago ComDev as part of the Ørecomm collaboration participated in the Social Media Week in Copenhagen. Read the article by Ulrica Kristhammar below. New Project: GOComm Calls for Collaboration with Social Entrepreneurs “The fact that we are standing here today at a Social Media Week is I think indicative of how some […]

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News: Ørecomm at Social Media Week in Copenhagen

by Rebecca Bengtsson January 22, 2014 Comdev News

Mark your calendar for 17-21 February 2014! Social Media Week in Copenhagen is coming up, and Ørecomm has the pleasure to contribute with two panels. We are looking forward to a great opportunity for debate and hope to see many new and old friends. Places are filling up really fast, so don’t wait to long […]

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ComDev Degree Project Work Seminars 22-24 May

by May 18, 2012 Comdev News

ComDev students that have submitted their degree project work for examination this term will present them orally in the period 22 – 24 May 2012. The presentations will be on a 90% completed draft version which will not be graded yet. During the oral presentations the students will receive feedback and comments from a fellow […]

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Youth in Transition blog project

by April 23, 2012 Comdev Projects

Youth in Transition is the name of a new collaboration blog project between the School of Arts and Communication (K3) at Malmö University and the Department of Fine and Performing Arts, University of Dar es Salaam in Tanzania. The purpose of the blog, which was launched in February 2012, is to bring together students and […]

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Myriam N. Horngren, Communications Consultant and ComDev Graduate

by Hugo Boothby April 21, 2011 Alumni

Myriam had already been working with communication for social change and advocacy for many years before she enrolled on the Communication for Development Masters programme with Malmö University. She worked on a number of high profile campaigns with organizations such as Jubilee 2000 and OneWorld International and is now a consultant specializing in evaluation and strategy. A […]

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