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Global Aspirations Must Be Targeted Locally

18 October 2016
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More than 170 people attended the OU's SDG roadshow, which highlighted the need for concerted local and international action.

Kenyan and Tanzanian Medicine Producers Deserve a Shot in the Arm - Samuel Wangwe & Maureen Mackintosh

30 September 2016
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Local production of medicines can create a win-win situation for health and employment.

Solidarity and Participatory Methods in Research on Activism and the Third Sector

2 November 2016

International Development seminar hosted jointly with the OU's Citizenship & Governance SRA on Engaged Scholarship.

Chinese Investment in Africa's Oil Sector: The Link with Development Finance

6 October 2016
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How might African countries be empowered so that a better balance is created in terms of sharing the resources that are extracted from them? (5/5)

Innovation as a Political Process of Development: Are Neo-Schumpeterians Value Neutral?

3 October 2016

If innovation is redefined as a predominately political process, one that is both historical and contextual, what are the implications for development politics?

October ID@OU Newsletter

6 October 2016
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In October's issue: How can we support the right of all African children to secondary education? Plus a closer look at education and development.