Home > Website archive > Public events > Events > 2010 > Do No Harm: international support for statebuilding in fragile situations

Do No Harm: international support for statebuilding in fragile situations

Crisis States Research Centre (CSRC) public debate

Date: Thursday 6 May 2010
Time: 6.30-8pm
Venue:  Old Theatre, Old Building
Speakers: Jon Lømoy, Dr Funmi Olonisakin, Professor James Putzel
Chair: Professor Stuart Corbridge

This panel discussion will focus on the January 2010 OECD report Do No Harm: international support for statebuilding in fragile situations, for which CSRC director, James Putzel, is the principal author.

Jon Lømoy is director of the Development Co-operation Directorate at OECD and was previously the Norwegian ambassador to Tanzania. 'Funmi Olonisakin is a senior research fellow in the Conflict, Security and Development group at Kings College. James Putzel is director of the Crisis States Research Centre, LSE.

Stuart Corbridge is Professor of Development Studies and Head of the Development Studies Institute (DESTIN) at LSE.

This event is free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis. For more information, email events@lse.ac.uk or call 020 7955 6043.

Media queries: please contact the Press Office if you would like to reserve a press seat or have a media query about this event, email pressoffice@lse.ac.uk  


A podcast of this event is available to download from the LSE Public Lectures and Events: podcasts and videos channel.

Twitter and Facebook

You can get immediate notification on the availability of an event podcast by following LSE public lectures and events on Twitter, which will also inform you about the posting of transcripts and videos, the announcement of new events and other important event updates. Event updates and other information about what's happening at LSE can be found on the LSE's Facebook page.


If you are planning to attend this event and would like details on how to get here and what time to arrive, as well as on accessibility and special requirements, please refer to LSE Events FAQ.  LSE aims to ensure that people have equal access to these public events, but please contact the events organiser as far as possible in advance if you have any access requirements so that arrangements, where possible, can be made. If the event is ticketed, please ensure you get in touch in advance of the ticket release date. Access Guides to all our venues can be viewed online.