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Von Hügel Institute

for Critical Catholic Inquiry

The Centre of Development Studies at the University of Cambridge is holding the 3rd Cambridge Capability Conference (CCC) on 22-23 June on the theme of 'Capability Indicators for Sustainable Human Development'.

Cambridge and the Von Hügel Institute at St Edmund's College have been home to many people working on this approach, providing a vibrant and stimulating environment for lectures, conferences, and research on human development from a capability perspective for many years.

This year's conference will be preceded by an evening reception at St Edmund's College, jointly organised with the VHI, on Thursday 21 June, at 7.30pm in the Okinaga room. Drinks will be served and everyone is welcome but please for catering purposes kindly confirm your attendance to Dr Flavio Comim (

For details and to reserve a place  for the two-days Cambridge Capability Conference, which starts on 22 June at the Centre of Development studies, please follow this link

Thursday, 21 June, 2018 - 19:30 to 22:00
Event location: 
Okinaga Room, St Edmund's College



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