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  • Commonwealth Scholarships Success

    Students in Uganda
    26 March 2015

    OU bid will support 20 students in Uganda and Kenya to study for MScs in Development and Environmental Management.

  • Call for AU to Revise Approach to Innovation

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    25 February 2015

    In keynote address to African Centre for Technology Studies event, Professor Norman Clark calls on African Union to revisit its approach to innovation.

  • FutureLearn Registers One-Millionth Learner

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    23 February 2015

    Latest free course, Inequalities in Personal Finance: the Baby Boom Legacy, will explore growing concerns surrounding rising inequalities in developed countries.

  • Could Quality of Life Be Used to Assess Progress?

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    10 February 2015

    Professor Paul Anand presents latest capabilities measurement research on non-financial approach to assessment of progress.

  • £50k for Research into EMI, Equity & Access

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    5 February 2015

    OU, British Council & CfBT Education Trust partnership to research English Medium Instruction’s potential to improve equity and access to schooling in LICs.

  • Roadmap to Improve North African Economies

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    2 February 2015

    Professor Kaplinsky delivers keynote address on potential of global value chains at EGM in Morocco, organised by UN Economic Commission for Africa.

  • Fix the Missing Link

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    28 January 2015

    In one of India’s most respected business magazines, Dinar Kale argues that regulation of medical device industry is missing link in Indian healthcare system.

  • OU Attend High-Profile Summit on GVCs

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    22 January 2015

    Leading academics and international policymakers from around the world brought together to discuss global value chains at Duke University.

  • Local Pharmaceutical Production in Africa

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    12 January 2015

    IKD/UNIDO workshop discusses opportunities local production offers African countries to break out of cycle of poverty, disease and dependency.

  • REF Recognition for ID@OU Research

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    23 December 2014

    Nearly 70% of OU's international development research graded 'world-leading' or 'internationally excellent' in REF process.