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Can the meek professor or 'Mr Clean' save the Central African Republic?

Can the meek professor or 'Mr Clean' save the Central African Republic?
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Written by Professor Paul Jackson, Professor of African Politics. One of the world's poorest and most unstable countries is in the midst of a remarkably hopeful election campaign.
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09/02/2016

Blog: Hard Evidence: this is the Age of Dissent – and there's much more to come

Blog: Hard Evidence: this is the Age of Dissent – and there's much more to come
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Written by David Bailey, lecturer in the Department of Political Science and International Studies at the University of Birmingham provides a fascinating insight into how the nature of protest has changed.
Date:
09/02/2016

Potential role of social enterprise within health and social care

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HSMC have been working with the Public Policy Institute for Wales to consider the potential role of social enterprise within health and social care.
Date:
09/02/2016

The collapse of Kids Company – a settling of accounts

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The collapse of Kids Company – a settling of accounts
Date:
08/02/2016

David Cameron's focus on Black & minority ethnic student access is a modest but welcome first step

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Dr Nicola Rollock comments on remarks made by David Cameron on discrimination as an issue facing Black and minority ethnic populations in the criminal justice system, the armed forces, and UK universities.
Date:
08/02/2016

David Cameron's focus on Black & minority ethnic student access is a modest but welcome first step

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Earlier this week, David Cameron stunned those of us committed to campaigning for race equality. He dared name discrimination – "overt, unconscious, institutional" - as an issue facing Black and minority ethnic populations in the criminal justice system, the armed forces, and - significantly - UK universities.
Date:
05/02/2016

David Cameron's focus on Black & minority ethnic student access is a modest but welcome first step

Description
Earlier this week, David Cameron stunned those of us committed to campaigning for race equality. He dared name discrimination – "overt, unconscious, institutional" - as an issue facing Black and minority ethnic populations in the criminal justice system, the armed forces, and - significantly - UK universities.
Date:
05/02/2016

Blog: Can the meek professor or 'Mr Clean' save the Central African Republic?

Blog: Can the meek professor or 'Mr Clean' save the Central African Republic?
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Written by Paul Jackson. After no candidate received more than 50% of the vote during the first round in December 2015, the presidential election in the Central African Republic is now headed to a runoff.
Date:
05/02/2016

Behind Barbie's success – the cautious evolution of an iconic doll

Behind Barbie's success – the cautious evolution of an iconic doll
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Professor of Marketing Isabelle Szmigin in The Conversation: Despite her age Barbie hasn't matured – a successful formula that has worked for Mattel.
Date:
04/02/2016

Iowa caucuses: Rubio's the real winner – and the Democrats will stay united

Iowa caucuses: Rubio's the real winner – and the Democrats will stay united
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Written by Professor Scott Lucas. The Republican establishment looks like it has finally found its man.
Date:
04/02/2016
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