GDS 202

Contemporary Issues in Global Development Studies

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Considers contemporary topics and issues, several of which form key areas of focus for contemporary official development assistance: gender, human rights and democracy; environmental sustainability and public health; transnationalism, migration and mobility; literature, culture and society; conflict and displacement; food security; Indigenous issues; struggles and development challenges in the global south.


  • GDS 201; or
  • Permission of the program.

Undergraduate course in Global Development Studies offered by the Interdisciplinary Programs.

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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