We hereby invite you to the upcoming ETROD (Extractivism and Transition Research Online Dialogues) session.

On Thursday, 19th January 2023 from 1500 – 1630 (GMT) ETROD welcomes Dr. Robert Pijpers (Hamburg University).

Robert will share his research on ´In-depth geopolitics: between socio-spatial arrangements and the politics of verticality´


To prepare the session and ensure a fruitful discussion we suggest participants read a research paper written by Robert together with Sabine Luning and the debate section that followed the paper, also published in Africa

Luning, S., Pijpers, R.J., 2017. Governing access to gold in Ghana: in-depth geopolitics on mining concessions. Africa 87, 758–779.

This event will be held online. Please contact Janine Hauer ([email protected]) for a link.


Jan 19 2023


3:00 pm - 4:30 pm