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Event Archive for March 2016

  • Making Medicines in Africa: Book Launch

    23 March 2016, 15:00 - 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 - 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 - 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.

  • Limits without Scarcity

    16 March 2016, 12:30 - 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.

  • CANCELLED: Chinese Investments in Myanmar

    16 March 2016, 12:30 - 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.

  • Rethinking the Impact of Openness in Development Contexts

    2 March 2016, 12:30 - 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.