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  • Economic Opportunities for a Better Future

    DEGRP / AERC conference, Nairobi 2016 image
    8 November 2016

    Can industrial policy transform economies while also creating jobs? DEGRP / AERC conference presents evidence from the health sector.

  • Paul Anand Presents Guest Seminar at World Bank

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    4 November 2016

    Seminar explores how expanding scope of survey data would make it feasible to fully implement Sen's theory, providing a much richer account of wellbeing.

  • Health Systems Strengthening and the Role of Innovation

    Rebecca Hanlin and Margrethe Holm Andersen at the launch of their new Globelics report image
    31 October 2016

    New framework offers fresh understanding of how health systems can lead to effective and inclusive health outcomes around the world.

     

  • Global Aspirations Must Be Targeted Locally

    Matt Foster, Director of IDO, at the NI Seminar image
    18 October 2016

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

  • Calls to Close Health Innovation and Access Gap

    UN quote graphic: Jorge Bermudez
    19 September 2016

    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.

  • Could New App Help Solve Pension Shortfall?

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    15 August 2016

    Rajiv Prabhakar's work with the National Employment Savings Trust sets out to tackle the increasing gap between pension 'haves' and 'have-nots'.

  • Moral Economies, Economic Moralities

    Theo Papaioannou, keynote address, Doing Social conference image
    29 July 2016

    If all economies are both political and moral, what does this mean for the relationship between the three? IKD members look for some answers.

  • Major Boost for Production of Medicines in Africa

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    1 July 2016

    Findings of OU-led research on African pharmaceutical production incorporated into Tanzanian government’s development plan.

  • Nurses and Midwives Key to Health Systems Improvement

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    30 June 2016

    International workshop explores scope for promotion of nursing research and leadership to improve healthcare.

  • Are Chickens Really Answer to Poverty?

    Child carrying a chicken, Azamalan village, north Niger image
    13 June 2016

    Despite the bold claims and Bill Gates' donation of 100,000 chickens to countries with high poverty levels, OU research suggests the answer isn't so simple.