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Climate Crisis Panel Event

From  Alison Newell on March 18th, 2019 0 likes 28 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 -…

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From  Peter Crooks on December 5th, 2018 0 likes 129 plays 0  

Reflections on Global Health Academy Summer School, Uganda 2018

Online masters students who attended the Global Health Academy Summer School reflect on their time spent together in Uganda, and highlight the benefits of an interdisciplinary mindset and the…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on October 29th, 2018 0 likes 128 plays 0  

Global Challenges online masters: Maxmiller Gitamo - student testimonial

Online student Maxmiller from Kenya reflects on how studying a masters online has helped her look at data more critically. Join our online community: https://www.ed.ac.uk/global/msc-global-challenges

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on October 15th, 2018 0 likes 154 plays 0  

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges

This project was created by the School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Edinburgh.

From  Lucy Kendra on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 100 plays

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Essential concepts

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From  Lucy Kendra on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 99 plays

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Assessing arguments - Credibility and evidence

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From  Lucy Kendra on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 67 plays

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Assessing arguments - Step by step

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From  Lucy Kendra on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 24 plays

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Assessing arguments - Part 2

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From  Lucy Kendra on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 9 plays

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Obesity - Part 1

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From  Lucy Kendra on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 11 plays

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Infectious diseases - Part 1

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From  Lucy Kendra on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 17 plays

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Infectious diseases - Part 2

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From  Lucy Kendra on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 10 plays

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Population - Part 1

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From  Lucy Kendra on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 7 plays

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Population - Part 2

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From  Lucy Kendra on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 6 plays

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Climate Change Science - Part 2

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From  Lucy Kendra on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 9 plays