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University of Birmingham welcomes Diwali fun in city centre

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The University of Birmingham has congratulated West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) on leading celebrations to mark Diwali in the city, as India continues to commemorate its 70th anniversary of independence.
Date:
16/10/2017

Degree Apprenticeships in Management and Leadership

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HSMC are currently working with NHS organisations to develop degree apprenticeship opportunities in the areas of health management and leadership.
Date:
16/10/2017

Film screening and discussion on Migration

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On 11 October, the School of Government hosted a screening of the Documentary Refugee Highway by Chronis Pechlivanidis and a follow up discussion with the filmmaker and a range of panellists working on broader migration issues.
Date:
13/10/2017

IRIS deputy director Nando Sigona is invited at the UN in Geneva to participate as an expert panellist in the sixth informal thematic session

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IRIS deputy director Nando Sigona is invited at the UN in Geneva to participate as an expert panellist in the sixth informal thematic session on "Irregular migration and regular pathways, including decent work, labour mobility, recognition of skills and qualifications and other relevant measures"
Date:
13/10/2017

Is Mental Health First Aid the magic bullet?

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Karen Newbigging, Senior Lecturer in Healthcare Policy and Management, discusses mental health and the announcement of a new £15 million programme designed to help train people to provide basic 'mental health' support.
Date:
12/10/2017

Is Mental Health First Aid the magic bullet?

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Karen Newbigging, Senior Lecturer in Healthcare Policy and Management, discusses mental health and the announcement of a new £15 million programme designed to help train people to provide basic 'mental health' support.
Date:
12/10/2017

Professor Nic Cheeseman joins OXFAM

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Nic Cheeseman, who joined the University of Birmingham in January as Professor of Democracy and International Development, was appointed a trustee of Oxfam GB on 6 October.
Date:
12/10/2017

Access to healthcare in Edgbaston and Handsworth

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The University of Birmingham are delighted to present this event, part of the Economic and Social Research Council Festival of Social Science 2017.
Date:
12/10/2017

There's an election in Italy next year – and M5S has some familiar problems

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Written by Daniele Albertazzi, Senior Lecturer in European Politics, University of Birmingham. With corruption scandals dogging practically every party, it's difficult to see how the electorate can have faith in their representatives. And yet, they keep voting for them.
Date:
11/10/2017

Inclusive Growth Principles for Cities

Inclusive Growth Principles for Cities
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'Inclusive growth' is increasingly invoked at international, national and city levels as offering prospects for more equitable social outcomes. Yet the concept of inclusive growth is open to a number of different interpretations, writes Anne Green, Professor of Regional Economic Development.
Date:
10/10/2017
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