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29 Apr, 2015
First Issue of Oxford Development Matters Now Online
The first issue of our new departmental magazine, Oxford Development Matters, is now online

29 Apr, 2015
Alexander Betts Writes on Mediterranean Crisis in The Guardian
While political leaders in Europe are focusing on destroying smugglers’ boats and reinforcing migration control policies in response to the Mediterranean crisis, Professor Alexander Betts argues that in their search for easy solutions: 'European politicians are taking the easy option of failing to understand the wider world of which Europe is a part'

22 Apr, 2015
Frances Stewart to Speak on Inequality at HowTheLightGetsIn Festival
ODID Professor Emeritus Frances Stewart will be speaking at HowTheLightGetsIn, the world’s largest philosophy and music festival, this May

20 Apr, 2015
Alexander Betts Speaks to NYT about Syrian Crisis
Alexander Betts, Associate Professor of Refugee and Forced Migration Studies, was quoted in an article about the Syrian refugee crisis published in the New York Times at the weekend

17 Apr, 2015
New Book: Shaping Global Islamic Discourses Co-edited by Masooda Bano
Shaping Global Islamic Discourses: The Role of Al-Azhar, Al-Medina, and Al-Mustafa, a new book co-edited by Masooda Bano, challenges current assumptions about the power of Islamic movements to penetrate Muslim societies

16 Apr, 2015
ODS Sanjaya Lall Prizes Awarded to Francesco Burchi, Sara Vicari, Indrajit Roy
We are delighted to announce the Oxford Development Studies Sanjaya Lall Prize Winners for 2013/14

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