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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 141 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  

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 46 plays 0  

Football: More than a game - Jim Murphy on football's contribution to charity, employment and international development

This project was created by the Moray House School of Education, University of Edinburgh.

From  Lucy Kendra on July 20th, 2017 0 likes 7 plays

Poor Numbers: How we are misled by African development statistics and what to do about it - Morton Jerven

Centre of African Studies Seminar

From  Jamie Smith on May 29th, 2017 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Turbulence and Order in Economic Development: Political Settlement in Tanzania and Vietnam - Hazel Gray

2 Dec 2015 - Turbulence and Order in Economic Development: Political Settlement in Tanzania and Vietnam

From  Jamie Smith on April 10th, 2017 0 likes 41 plays 0  

The Politics of Evidence and Results in International Development - Catherine Shutt

Centre of African Studies Seminar 3 Feb 2016 - The Politics of Evidence and Results in International Development: Playing the game to change the rules? Dr Catherine Shutt (Institute of Development…

From  Jamie Smith on April 10th, 2017 0 likes 36 plays 0  

Where next for political settlements theory and African development? - David Booth

30 Sep 2015 - David Booth (Overseas Development Institute)

From  Jamie Smith on April 10th, 2017 0 likes 44 plays 0  

Africa and International Development, MSc

Find our more about our MSc in Africa and International Development from Programme Director SJ Cooper-Knock.

From  Sarah Jane Cooper Knock on February 10th, 2017 0 likes 979 plays 0