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29 Jan, 2016
Alexander Betts Interviewed on CNN's Amanpour on Refugee Crisis
Professor Alexander Betts, Director of the Refugee Studies Centre, appeared on Amanpour, CNN International's flagship global affairs programme, this week, in an interview that spanned issues from child detention in Nauru to refugee economies
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25 Jan, 2016
Thinking Migration: New Report Celebrates 10 Years of the International Migration Institute
The International Migration Institute (IMI) at ODID has published a new report, Thinking Migration, to celebrate its 10th anniversary
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25 Jan, 2016
Valpy FitzGerald Appointed to Independent Commission for Reform of International Corporate Taxation
Valpy FitzGerald, Emeritus Professor of International Development Finance at ODID, has recently been appointed as a member of the Independent Commission for the Reform of International Corporate Taxation The Commission is chaired by Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz, and includes José Antonio Ocampo (former finance minister of Colombia), Eva Joly (France, MEP), and Govinda Rao (India, Finance Commission) among other 'leaders of government, academia and civil society' The Commission is tasked with working for 'an international tax system that works for all people'
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15 Jan, 2016
Young Lives Produce New Teaching Resource with Oxfam Aimed at Secondary School Children
Young Lives at ODID have produced a new teaching resource in association with Oxfam Education for children aged 11 to 16
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13 Jan, 2016
International Migration Institute Holds 10-Year Anniversary Conference
The International Migration Institute (IMI) at ODID is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a two-day conference in Oxford
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13 Jan, 2016
ODID DPhil Marco Haenssgen Invited to UN Expert Group Meeting on Big Data
ODID DPhil Student Marco Haenssgen was recently invited to contribute to a United Nations Expert Group Meeting on “Big Data and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development,” where he represented Oxford’s Big Data and Human Development research network In September 2015, the UN member states adopted a new agenda to end poverty by 2030
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