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Social networks, collaborations and high-tech cluster formation in an emerging country: the case o...
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Supporting police reform in Nigeria: learning from officers on the ground
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Understanding innovation in Low Income Countries
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The politics of the Syrian refugee crisis
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‘State of Emergency’: The politics of Zimbabwe’s cholera outbreak, 2008-2009
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Valuation struggles in the Ecuadorian Amazon
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Agricultural development, mechanization and rental markets: theory and empirics from Ghana and Eth...
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The political economy of economic diversification in Nigeria
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Non-state actors and state building in divided societies: the case of Libya (1939-1970)
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Susanne Verheul
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow
Claire Walkey
Research Student
Caroline Wanjiku Kihato
Visiting Fellow
Lucie Qian Xia
Research Student
Daria Zelenova
Research Officer, Global Soldiers in the Cold War: Making Southern Africa’s Liberation Armies
Rocco Zizzamia
Research Student

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03 Apr, 2019
New article by Joerg Friedrichs seeks to explain China's popularity in Middle East and Africa
03 Apr, 2019
New article by Joerg Friedrichs seeks to explain China's popularity in Middle East and Africa
03 Apr, 2019
New article by Joerg Friedrichs seeks to explain China's popularity in Middle East and Africa
27 Mar, 2019
New Young Lives book examines how poverty affects children's well-being and development and how policy can help
27 Mar, 2019
New Young Lives book examines how poverty affects children's well-being and development and how policy can help
27 Mar, 2019
New Young Lives book examines how poverty affects children's well-being and development and how policy can help
27 Mar, 2019
New Young Lives book examines how poverty affects children's well-being and development and how policy can help
26 Mar, 2019
OPHI and Oxford University launch social enterprise to help business fight poverty
20 Mar, 2019
DPhil Sa’eed Husaini co-authors new Oxford Dictionary of African Politics

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30 Apr, 2019
'Wenn China in Afrika eine Bahn baut'. DPhil Biruk Terrefe is interviewed on Swiss Radio about infrastructure development, urbanisation and Industrialisation in Ethiopia
19 Apr, 2019
'India elections: Will farm crisis be PM Narendra Modi's undoing?'. DPhil Deepa Kurup writes for Al Jazeera English
15 Apr, 2019
'Nueva diplomacia: cómo son los embajadores 2.0'. Corneliu Bjola writes about diplomatic engagement online for Argentina's Noticias
14 Apr, 2019
The Indian elections. Amogh Sharma speaks to BBC Radio Derby about trust in the electoral process, differences in the parties' manifestos and the role of the Indian diaspora
29 Mar, 2019
'Choking a lifeline'. DPhil Deepa Kurup writes for Frontline magazine about how India's MGNREGS employment guarantee scheme is being undermined
28 Mar, 2019
'"Self-reliance" for refugees? Badly handled it can make matters worse'. Evan Easton-Calabria writes for The Conversation
27 Feb, 2019
'Why Venezuelan migrants need to be regarded as refugees'. Alexander Betts writes for IRIN
21 Feb, 2019
'Why Sajid Javid’s decision on Shamima Begum cheapened British citizenship'. Matthew Gibney writes for Metro
29 Jan, 2019
'The struggles for Liberian citizenship'. Robtel Neajai Pailey writes for Al Jazeera English

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