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Just Emergencies Episode 11: Covid-19 and Political Resistance - Meena Krishnamurthy

In Episode 11 of 'Just Emergencies', Meena Krishnamurthy talks about the ongoing anti-racist protests around the world, whether there's an obligation to participate in them -…

From  Rebecca Richards on July 27th, 2020 0 likes 40 plays 0  

Interview with Mr Sangha

Dr Fiona Borthwick talks to Indian potato farmer, Mr Sangha, about his experiences of farming practice.

From  Elizabeth Garner-Foy on July 24th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Interview with Liz Grant

Dr Fiona Borthwick speaks to Professor Liz Grant, Director of the Global Health Academy at the University of Edinburgh about sustainable global food systems.

From  Elizabeth Garner-Foy on July 23rd, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Interview with Geoff Simm

Dr Fiona Borthwick speaks to Geoff Simm, Director of the Global Academy of Agriculture and Food Security, and Chair of Global Agriculture and Food Security, about sustainable global food systems.

From  Elizabeth Garner-Foy on July 23rd, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Interview with Dominic Moran

Dr Fiona Borthwick speaks to Dominic Moran, Professor of Agricultural and Resource Economics at the University of Edinburgh about sustainable global food systems.

From  Elizabeth Garner-Foy on July 22nd, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Interview with Kate Rowell

Dr Fiona Borthwick speaks to Scottish beef farmer, Kate Rowell about sustainable global food systems.

From  Elizabeth Garner-Foy on July 22nd, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Historians on Dundas and Slavery - 7 July 2020

Urgent discussions are taking place across the world about monuments and streets dedicated to Henry Dundas, mainly focused on his insertion of ‘gradual’ into the 1792 bill for the…

From  Sarah Morrison on July 14th, 2020 0 likes 340 plays

Episode 10: Covid-19: Sociological Reflections on Vulnerability, Gender, and Care

In Episode 10 of Just Emergenices, Dr Verina Wild and Professor Paula-Irene Villa Braslavsky discuss the relationship between 'Vulnerability, Gender, and Care' in the context of the ongoing…

From  Rebecca Richards on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Episode 1 - Research During Global Health Emergencies

In this first episode of ‘Just Emergencies’, I sat down with Dr. Nayha Sethi to talk about research during global health emergencies, how this might be different from research during…

From  Rebecca Richards on July 7th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Introduction

In this brief introductory episode to the Just Emergencies podcast, we’ll briefly overview what we mean by ‘Global Health Emergencies’, why they matter, and why we care about…

From  Rebecca Richards on July 7th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

What is Food Security?

An introduction to food security from Dr Fiona Borthwick, Programme Director of the MSc in Global Food Security and Nutrition.

From  Elizabeth Garner-Foy on June 9th, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

EJIL Live! Dr Michelle Burgis Kasthala

EJIL: Live! Episode 25 In this episode of EJIL: Live! Professor Joseph Weiler speaks with Dr Michelle Burgis-Kasthala, Lecturer in Public International Law at the University of Edinburgh Law School,…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 1st, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

GPHU Introduction to literature searching - session 2

The second session on literature searching for GPHU. Slides for this session can be found in the Attachments tab.

From  Caroline Stirling on April 29th, 2020 0 likes 53 plays 0  

GPHU Introduction to literature searching- session 3

The third session on literature searching for the GPHU.

From  Donna Watson on April 28th, 2020 0 likes 28 plays 0  

GPHU Introduction to literature searching- session 1

The first of three session introducing students to literature searching.

From  Donna Watson on April 28th, 2020 0 likes 52 plays 0  

3. Developing Treatments for Neurodegenerative Diseases 2020

Our third lecture focuses on the new ways we can look to treat brain disease before dementia. From drug trials to lifestyle interventions, fundamental laboratory science to studying large at-risk…

From  Robbie Bushe on March 4th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0