Jan Servaes is Professor at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and Director of the new SBS Center ‘Communication for Sustainable Social Change (CSSC).
He chaired the Scientific Committee for the World Congress on Communication for Development (Rome, 25-27 October 2006), organized by the World Bank, FAO and the Communication Initiative.
It was rewarding to hear so many positive reactions during the opening and afterwards. As some of you pointed out the ‘crux’ of the matter is ‘sustainability’. What does that mean for our field? In an article published in Gazette (Servaes, 2007 –...read more
Let me start by stating at the outset that our Center does not intend to replace, nor compete with other projects or programs on campus. To the contrary, we hope to being able to work with many if not all who are interested in collaborating with u...read more