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2 Oct, 2015
December 2015 Issue of Oxford Development Studies Now Online
The latest issue of Oxford Development Studies, ODS 43
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29 Sep, 2015
ODID Alumna Heidi Williams Wins 2015 MacArthur 'Genius Grant'
We are delighted to announce that ODID alumna Heidi Williams has been awarded a 2015 MacArthur Fellowship
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25 Sep, 2015
Alexander Betts Argues for Humanitarian Visas for Refugees in NYT Article
Refugee Studies Centre Director Alexander Betts has written an article for the New York Times suggesting the EU should introduce a system of humanitarian visas to stop refugees embarking on dangerous journeys to reach Europe
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25 Sep, 2015
Blog Posts from OPHI, Young Lives Explore SDGs as UN Summit Gets Underway
In posts ahead of the UN summit for the adoption of the post-2015 development agenda, two ODID academics give their perspectives on the proposed new Sustainable Development Goals on the ODID blog, Debating Development
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25 Sep, 2015
Side Event at UN Summit on Sustainable Development Goals to Call for Use of Global MPI
A high-level panel organised by the Republic of Costa Rica with the support of the Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network (MPPN) will meet this weekend to discuss how a Global Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) can energise a coordinated, effective and multi-sectoral attack on poverty in all its dimensions, helping to measure the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
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24 Sep, 2015
Department Welcomes Mathias Czaika, Tom Scott-Smith as New Associate Professors
The department is delighted to announce that it has appointed two new associate professors
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