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Civil liberty and fundamental rights: a juridical perspective - Quentin Skinner

The Edinburgh Centre for International and Global Law presents Civil liberty and fundamental rights: a juridical perspective Prof Quentin Skinner, Barber Beaumont Professor of the Humanities,…

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GPHU: Introduction to literature searching (2)

In this short video on literature searching we look at where to search and how to refine your search strategy. This is the 2nd in a 3-part series for students in the Global Public Health Unit. A PDF…

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Greenhouse Gases

Erika Warnatzsch introduces the main types of greenhouse gas. She explains how scientists use global warming potential (GWP) of these gases to assess how they are driving climate change.

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Vulnerability

In the fifth and final animation, Rebecca Richards explores the different conceptualisations, applications, and complexities of the term ‘vulnerability’. By drawing on the influential…

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Balsells and Brondi (2020) Global health & infectious diseases: security and inequalities after the IHR (2005)

Webinar by Evelyn Balsells and Luciana Brondi discussing global health and infectious diseases through a review of public health emergencies after the IHR(2005)

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GeoSciences - Physical Geography Course Options in 2021

This video provides an introduction to 3 Human Geography courses that are available to students across the university as outside courses. Physical Geography (Y1):…

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Learning for a Sustainable Future - Trailer (1 min 30)

What on Earth could be more important than understanding and taking action on the big issues that shape our world? Climate change, gender equality, health, social equity and inclusion are issues that…

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Curricula for Wicked Problems July 2021

An overview of suggestions for developing higher education curricula for wicked problems or global challenges.

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Trailer for Learning for a Sustainable Future (length: 1 min)

What on Earth could be more important than understanding and taking action on the big issues that shape our world? Climate change, gender equality, health, social equity and inclusion are issues that…

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Just Emergencies Episode 16: Covid-19 & Migrant Care Workers

In Episode 16 of Just Emergencies, Prof Lisa Eckenweiler discusses the impact of Covid-19 on migrant care workers. Migrant care workers are an essential part of many Global North countries’…

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Thomas Hall

A short film with drawings and voiceover exploring impacts of the coronavirus especially on the arts and environment.

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Just Emergencies Episode 15: Covid-19 & the Migrant Crisis

In Episode 15, Dr Arianne Shahvisi discusses the migrant 'crisis', the impact of Covid-19 on refugee populations, vaccine nationalism, and academic activism. To find out more about Dr…

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Colin Raymond EVA Talk Preview

This talk has captions. You can remove these by pressing CC on the video toolbar. Name: Colin Raymond Talk Title: Sharpening our view of extreme heat Abstract: Increasing extreme heat is a global…

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Lekha Patel EVA Talk Preview

This talk has captions. You can remove these by pressing CC on the video toolbar. Name: Lekha Patel Talk Title: Statistical learning of extreme spatio-temporal events with an application to global…

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'Criminal Justice Issues in Chile' 30th April 2021

For our last event of the this academic year The University of Edinburgh Criminology Reading Group Seminar Series 2020/2021 presents:"Do members of the public adhere to the principles of…

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SACHA '21 - Global Partnership to End Violence: Group 4 Proposal

On 7 April 2021, four #EdChangeAgent‚Äč teams presented their final proposals to their host organisation, the United Nations Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children. Each team screened a…

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