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HAINZELIN, Étienne »


Visiting professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
School of International Development and Global Studies

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As an agronomist by training, with a PhD in genetics and plant breeding, I’ve worked in a wide array of contexts and countries. I have held long-term positions in Ivory Coast, Réunion Island, Canada, Brazil and France, as well as gone on missions in close to 40 countries. My scientific efforts have centred mostly on corn and sugar cane. Over time, given my responsibilities as a director of research, I became interested in the links between the social sciences and agronomics in general, with a special focus on the interaction between social dynamics, governance models and global transformations in rural settings.

Over the past four years, I worked as research and strategy director for CIRAD (Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement), which focuses on the prime issues surrounding the role of agriculture in southern hemisphere nations, both from the discipline’s traditional perspectives (production, transformation, food production and processing, etc.) and from its newer angles (environmental impact, ecological services, poverty reduction, land management, multi-functionality, etc.). At CIRAD, I played an active role in recasting and redirecting the research issues and scientific strategies of the major French, European and international centres and institutes in the field.

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MAKUNGU M., Nuah M. »


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Part-time professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Association of Part-Time Professors of the University of Ottawa

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My expertise and areas of research are: Development Sociology; Sociology of cooperation (or Economical Sociology); Agricultural development, Socio-anthropology and Globalization (China's engagement in African agricultural projects, Chinese in Africa and Africans in China).

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OGUAMANAM, Chidi »


English
Full professor
Faculty of Law, Common Law Section

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Office: 613 562 5800 (7742)
Cell: 613 286 9966
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My interest is in examining how intellectual property rights or legal frameworks for governance and protection of knowledge have diverse impacts on many spheres, including but not limited to agriculture, food security, biotechnology, biodiversity conservation, biosafety, human rights (access to health, education and benefits of technology/scientific advancements, etc). I am also concerned with the nature of interaction or impact that intellectual property rights have in regard to developmental aspirations of marginalized peoples, especially indigenous and local communities across the globe. Most of my work focus on mapping and understanding the interface of intellectual property and development. I also work within the broader international political relations of power between Africa, indeed, the global south and the global north.

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