SOAS University of London

Philippine Studies at SOAS

Haiyan/Yolanda: Marking Five Years


Date: 30 November 2018Time: 7:00 PM

Finishes: 30 November 2018Time: 9:00 PM

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

Type of Event: Colloquium

A Colloquium on Changed Perspectives

The colloquium will gather academics, journalists and development workers in an informal discussion on the aftermath of one of the strongest tropical cyclones ever recorded. 

Haiyan hit Tacloban in November 2013, and this colloquium hopes to explore the theoretical and practical perspectives that have shifted in the wake of the storm.

Invited discussants include:
Pamela Combinido (Cambridge)
Chris Weeks (SOAS)
George Borrinaga (Hull)

Guest participants are welcome. For more information, please email for details.


If you just wish to come to the event as a guest, please register.

Organiser: Philippine Studies at SOAS

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Contact Tel: +44 (0)20 7898 4893/2