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The Multimedia Yasna Project awarded €2.5 million

The Multimedia Yasna Project awarded €2.5 million

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Professor David Parker and Dr Catherine Smith are members of the team working on a European Research Council Advanced Grant, for the project 'The Multimedia Yasna'.
Date:
26/04/2017
Easter eggs and the hollowness of religious illiteracy

Easter eggs and the hollowness of religious illiteracy

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Professor Francis Davies writes about the instinct to remove religious words and imagery from the public square in the University of Birmingham's Perspectives.
Date:
24/04/2017
How to curb violence in the name of Islam

How to curb violence in the name of Islam

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Professor Jocelyne Cesari writes in the Middle East Monitor that Islam needs to be independent of political power, not reformed further, to curb violence.
Date:
24/04/2017
Remember when the White House had faith?

Remember when the White House had faith?

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Michael Wear, Honorary Fellow of The Edward Cadbury Centre for the Public Understanding of Religion, writes in the Washington Post – remember when the White House had faith?
Date:
14/04/2017
CMR 1900 Spring 2017 newsletter

CMR 1900 Spring 2017 newsletter

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Third edition of the Christian-Muslim Relations newsletter.
Date:
12/04/2017
Professor Francis Davis weighs in on Easter-less packaging and Cadbury Easter egg hunt controversy

Professor Francis Davis weighs in on Easter-less packaging and Cadbury Easter egg hunt controversy

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Interviews in The Sunday Times and Daily Telegraph.
Date:
09/04/2017
Professor Francis Davis appointed to the Office for Disability Issues

Professor Francis Davis appointed to the Office for Disability Issues

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In his new role, Professor Francis Davis will work to promote social enterprise and improve employment opportunities for disabled people. He has been appointed to the Office for Disability Issues (ODI) by Penny Mordaunt, Minister for Disabled People, Health and Work.
Date:
07/04/2017
Spaces for solidarity: engaging effectively with freedom of religion or belief

Spaces for solidarity: engaging effectively with freedom of religion or belief

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Baroness Berridge reports from the Commonwealth Initiative for Freedom of Religion or Belief (CIFoRB) event held in the margins of the 62nd Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference.
Date:
06/04/2017
Professor Francis Davis spoke to rising political leaders about public policy and innovation

Professor Francis Davis spoke to rising political leaders about public policy and innovation

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Professor Francis Davis led a workshop and gave a lecture on 'public policy and innovation'
Date:
05/04/2017
Professor Francis Davis participating in government roundtable on disability, civil society, employment and the industrial strategy

Professor Francis Davis participating in government roundtable on disability, civil society, employment and the industrial strategy

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Professor Francis Davis participated in a senior roundtable exploring disability, civil society, employment and the industrial strategy.
Date:
05/04/2017
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