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Decarbonising Computing Science: Making Sustainability a key component of our curriculum

This event took place on 10th October 2022. Professor Wim Vanderbauwhede (University of Glasgow) Abstract Professor Wim Vanderbauwhede discusses the context of the climate emergency, the need for…

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New Resources for Lectionary Year A: A CPD event for Ministers and Worship Leaders - Dr Anja Klein

In this video Dr Anja Klein (Senior Lecturer in Hebrew Bible/Old Testament) speaks on the topic of 'Resilience in the Hebrew Bible – Theory and some Reflections on Practice' at the…

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Technologies for Peace Building - Dr. Devanjan Bhattacharya

Technologies for Peace Building - Dr. Devanjan Bhattacharya

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Undergraduate study at the Edinburgh Futures Institute 2022

In this brief video, course organisers introduce you to the pre-Honours elective courses currently on offer at the Edinburgh Futures Institute.

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Studying digital education in times of climate crisis: what can we do?

This event took place on Thursday 23rd June 2022 Professor Neil Selwyn, Monash University, Australia Professor Sian Bayne, Centre for Research in Digital Education (Chair) Abstract The climate…

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Kenza Darrak

A video by Kenza Darrak produced for the 'Currents: Understanding and addressing global challenges' course at Edinburgh Futures Institute. Soundtrack: 'Big Sky' by Hans Zimmer.

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Sam Entwistle

A short documentary by Sam Entwistle considering the role of community gardening as a way to alleviate the effects of COVID-19 and the climate crises, and to empower the local communities. Includes…

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Social Responsibility and Sustainability at the University of Edinburgh

The University’s efforts to fight the climate crisis have been recognised with an international award. The International Sustainable Campus Network named the University the winner of its…

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Climate Solutions: Egypt (Trailer)

Trailer for the FutureLearn course: Climate Solutions: Egypt

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Ukraine Crisis Rapid Reaction Briefing Session - Edinburgh Law School

The Edinburgh Centre for International and Global Law and the Global Justice Academy present Ukraine Crisis Rapid Reaction Briefing Session Experts from the University of Edinburgh Law School…

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Student's Guide to Climate Action

This event features youth activists, speakers and panellists who are leading the global push to tackle the climate emergency, and provide insights on how young people can take action regardless of…

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From the CNN Effect to the SNN Effect: How media influences governments’ decisions about the allocation of humanitarian aid

Dr Kate Wright - From the CNN Effect to the SNN Effect: How media influences governments’ decisions about the allocation of humanitarian aid Paper Abstract: Does media influence…

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Doctoral Podcast_Episode02

Welcome to this special recording for COP26 and beyond, where we consider the power of drama, parable and liturgy to immerse us bodily in current reality, and give us vision for a way forward.I am…

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CSMCH Seminar with Dr. J.T. Way

A discussion with Dr. J.T. Way (Associate Professor of History, Georgia State University) about his new book Agrotropolis: Youth, Street, and Nation in the New Urban Guatemala (University of…

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Greening DH: Workshop Introduction

To coincide with COP26, this Greening the Digital Humanities workshop was held by the Edinburgh Centre for Data, Culture & Society, the University of Southampton Digital Humanities, the Sussex…

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Peter Ditlevsen I & II

Mathematics of the Climate Crisis: Extremes and Tipping Points Peter Ashwin, University of ExeterThursday 4 November This recording is subtitled. You can turn off the subtitles by pressing CC.

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