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Event Archive for March 2016

Making Medicines in Africa: Book Launch

23 March, 2016 - 15:00 to 18:30

Churchill Room, Goodenough College, Mecklenburgh Square, London WC1N 2AB

High-profile launch of landmark open-access book, which argues that improved manufacturing of pharmaceuticals in Africa could lead to more accessible and sustainable health care for all.

Illuminations: Ernesto Laclau

17 March, 2016 - 15:30 to 16:30

Christadoulou (Central) Meeting Room (CMR1), Open University, Milton Keynes

Illuminations is a series of informal talks on a range of key theorists within the social sciences. A short presentation is followed by general discussion, and all are welcome to attend.

Fraud at Polls: Can Journalists and Statisticians Check?

16 March, 2016 - 18:30 to 20:00

Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House, LSE, London, WC2A 2AE

In every Mozambican election the ruling party won and the opposition cried fraud. Can we tell who really won? A unique project brings together media and election forensics to find out.

CANCELLED: Chinese Investments in Myanmar

16 March, 2016 - 12:30 to 14:00

Room 00-13, Ground Floor Chambers Building, OU, Milton Keynes

International Development seminar presented by Diane Tang Lee (Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute), who will explore new approaches to public engagement for state-backed investments.

Limits without Scarcity

16 March, 2016 - 12:30 to 14:00

Room 00-13, Ground Floor Chambers Building, OU, Milton Keynes

International Development Leverhulme seminar presented by Professor Giorgos Kallis (SOAS), who will revisit the notion of limits in modern environmentalism.

Rethinking the Impact of Openness in Development Contexts

2 March, 2016 - 12:30 to 14:00

Room 00-13, Ground Floor Chambers Building, OU, Milton Keynes

International Development seminar presented by Dr Leigh-Anne Perryman (OU), who will explore findings from India and from the Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth.

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