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Calls to Close Health Innovation and Access Gap

19 September 2016
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UN Secretary-General’s High-Level Panel on Access to Medicines calls for bold new approaches if more people are to benefit from medical advances.

Banking 'Shake-Up' Relies Too Much on Customers Shopping Around - Jonquil Lowe

6 September 2016
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A common cry from regulators is that customers must shop around for the best offer – but research shows households rarely look for a better banking deal.

Decolonising the University

28 September 2016

International Development seminar presented by Lisa Tilley (University of Warwick), Pat Noxolo (Birmingham University) and discussant Parvati Raghuram (OU).

Electricity Generation as a Community-Owned Solution

19 September 2016
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Andrea Berardi hosts a webinar contrasting the traditional centralised approach to electricity generation with a new community-controlled model.

China in Africa: Responsible Partner or Rapacious Superpower?

2 September 2016

China's impact on Africa is one of the most controversial topics in the field of Sino-African relations. Now, a special issue of the African Review of Economics and Finance seeks to advance the debates.

September ID@OU Newsletter

8 September 2016
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In September's issue: Help explore the UK's response to the SDG's or discover more about engineering's importance to development.