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Wikimedians and the Global Goals

* Anna Torres from Wikimedia Argentina * Thomas Schallhart, Wikimedia LGBT+ User Group * Li-Yun Lin, Wikimedia Taiwan * Felix Nartey, Open Foundation West Africa Panel with four prominent…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Prof Agustin Fuentes - Why do we believe_

Prof Agustin Fuentes - Why do we believe_

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 29 plays 0  

Professor Geoff Simm: Inaugural lecture: Thought for Food - Food for Thought?

Inaugural lecture by Professor Geoff Simm, Professor of Global Agriculture and Food SecurityRecorded 3/12/2018 at the Roslin Auditorium. Abstract:Feeding the world's growing population well -…

From  Peter Crooks on December 5th, 2018 0 likes 142 plays 0  

Prof Gillingwater Inaugural Lecture Oct 2018

Recording of inaugural lecture Monday 29 October 2018. Professor Tom Gillingwater "Diary of a 21st century anatomist: standing on the shoulders of giants"

From  Nicholas Kelly on November 1st, 2018 0 likes 195 plays 0  

Conservation Medicine online masters: Laura Wessman - student testimonial

Laura, from Finland, lives in Kenya and studies the online MVetSci in Conservation Medicine. Join our online community: http://www.ed.ac.uk/vet/conservation-medicine

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on October 16th, 2018 0 likes 60 plays 0  

Global eHealth online masters: Masafumi Komori - student testimonial

Japanese student, Masafumi, talks about studying Global eHealth online. Join our online community: https://www.ed.ac.uk/molecular-genetic-population/global-ehealth

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on October 16th, 2018 0 likes 53 plays 0  

The Salvation Agenda: Politics and Medical Humanitarianism During Zimbabwe’s Cholera Catastrophe - Simukai Chigudu

Centre of African Studies seminar Dr Simukai Chigudu (University of Oxford) This paper examines the humanitarian politics of responding to Zimbabwe’s catastrophic cholera outbreak of 2008/09,…

From  Pete Kingsley on February 15th, 2018 0 likes 43 plays 0  

Dr Emma Wild-Wood: Where does the wisdom of the white man come in?

Dr Emma Wild-Wood delivered the lecture ‘Where does the wisdom of the white man come in? The Interpretations, Problems and Possibilities of Missionary Sources in the…

From  Alexander Chow on February 7th, 2018 0 likes 130 plays 0  

Working the System: A Political Ethnography of the New Angola - Jon Schubert

Centre of African Studies seminar Dr Jon Schubert (University of Geneva) Working the System offers key insights into the politics of the everyday in twenty-first-century dominant party and…

From  Pete Kingsley on January 26th, 2018 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Bill Gates and Secretary of State visit the Easter Bush Campus

The event included showcasing of work on improving livestock production in Africa and the announcement of a £4 million boost from the UK Government.Bill Gates at the Easter Bush Campus.…

From  camvid camvid on January 26th, 2018 0 likes 48 plays 0  

The Making of a Black Middle Class: Race, Law and Property in Johannesburg, South Africa - Maxim Bolt

Centre of African Studies seminar The Making of a Black Middle Class: Race, Law and Property in Johannesburg, South AfricaDr Maxim Bolt (University of Birmingham) South Africa’s urban black…

From  Pete Kingsley on January 18th, 2018 0 likes 35 plays 0  

Gender and Enslavement in Atlantic Africa - Lisa Lindsay

Centre of African Studies Professor Lisa Lindsay (UNC) 1st Nov 2017Over the course of the Atlantic slave trade from the early 16th to the mid-19th centuries, approximately one-third of the Africans…

From  Pete Kingsley on November 1st, 2017 0 likes 17 plays 0  

India and the BRICS in Africa: Promoting development or dependency? - Pádraig Carmody

Centre of African Studies Seminar: India and the BRICS in Africa: Promoting development or dependency? Dr Pádraig Carmody (Trinity College Dublin and the University of Johannesburg) 11th…

From  Pete Kingsley on October 11th, 2017 1 likes 47 plays 0  

Street Fight: Toponymy and Multiracialism in Urban Post-Apartheid South Africa - Wale Adebanwi

Street Fight: Toponymy and Multiracialism in Urban Post-Apartheid South Africa Professor Wale Adebanwi (University of Oxford) 4th Oct 2017 As South Africans continue to struggle with the legacies…

From  Pete Kingsley on October 5th, 2017 0 likes 46 plays 0  

Wikimania 2018 Cape Town promo video

Video shown at Wikimania 2017 to promote Wikimania 2018 Video sequencing: David Richfield Narration: Bobby Shabangu This video is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 23rd, 2017 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Rights and responsibilities - producing consensus about HIV, public health and cultural practice in Kenya - Ruth Prince

Centre of African Studies seminar Ruth Prince (Centre of African Studies, University of Cambridge) 10 Mar 2010

From  Pete Kingsley on May 29th, 2017 0 likes 1 plays 0