WHAT TOP THINKERS THINK ABOUT DEVELOPMENT

When: 26th January 2018 at 4:00 pm CET / 3:00 pm GMT (check time around the world).

Where: Turnzaal of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Grote Gracht 90-92, Maastricht

You can join the lecture by:

  • coming to the event in Maastricht. Register here.
  • following livestreaming from the event at kapuscinskilectures.eu
  • asking your questions to Alcinda Honwana via Twitter using #KAPTalks hashtag

Across the globe a growing number of young women and men, both educated and non-educated, find themselves unemployed or underemployed, and have to improvise livelihoods outside of dominant economic frameworks.

Alcinda Honwana will discuss waithood – a liminal space in which young people are neither dependent children nor fully autonomous adults.

Young people in waithood are living in the periphery of major socio-economic processes, sometimes migration and often no longer trusting the ability of their leaders to deliver on their needs and expectations.

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