Lecture by Professor Melissa Leach during ISS Dies Natalis

Melissa Leach

‘Challenging inequalities and unsustainabilities: the politics of transformative pathways’

On 13 October 2016, Melissa Leach, Director of the Institute of Development Studies, gave a lecture at ISS for the Dies Natalis celebration.

In her lecture, entitled ‘Challenging inequalities and unsustainabilities:  the politics of transformative pathways’, Professor Leach discussed three defining challenges:

  • Reducing inequalities
  • Accelerating sustainability
  • Building inclusive and secure societies

Her lecture was followed by a question and answer session and a reception.

More information

Take a look at some photos of Dies Natalis and download the slides Professor Leach used during her lecture.