Events

ESID Webinar - The Politics of Managing Covid-19 in China and India: a Comparison

15:00 - 16:00 26 November 2020

India and China have responded very differently to the lives and livelihoods threats created by COVID-19 and they have experienced very different outcomes. This webinar explores the different ways in which political factors have shaped policy responses to COVID-19 in China and India and the relationships between scientific/technical analysis o..

University of Manchester PGCE Primary Q&A

18:30 - 19:30 30 November 2020

A Q&A session for those interested in the Primary PGCE programme at The University of Manchester. Learn more about doing your Primary PGCE at The University of Manchester, with the opportunity to ask questions about admissions and the course, as well as meeting staff. The Q&A session will take place online via Zoom. Details will be sent u..

Business Engagement Workshop

14:00 - 15:30 02 December 2020

Join us for an engaging and interactive workshop that will bring together creative businesses and researchers. The workshop will focus on developing effective business engagement links between academia and the creative industries. Researchers in Higher Education institutions often find the process of accessing businesses and organisations di..

GDI Webinar: SDG1 - The Last Three Percent

16:30 - 18:00 02 December 2020

There is a little-noticed but important difference between the World Bank’s original goal for poverty reduction and the subsequent UN Sustainable Development Goal (SDG). While both target the “$1.90 a day” poverty rate, the Bank’s goal was a 3% rate by 2030, while the SDG is to “eradicate” poverty by 2030. Simple linear projections..

University of Manchester PGCE Secondary Q&A

18:00 - 19:00 02 December 2020

A Q&A session for those interested in the Secondary PGCE programmes at the University of Manchester Learn more about doing your Secondary PGCE at the University of Manchester, with the opportunity to ask questions about admissions and the course, as well as meeting staff. The Q&A session will take place online via Zoom. Details will be se..

ESID webinar - The Politics of Addressing Africa's Urban Challenge

15:00 - 16:00 03 December 2020

Urbanisation is occurring at a faster rate in Africa than in any other continent. Whether countries are able to use this to achieve higher levels of economic development, & ensure more sustainable & inclusive futures for people in Africa's cities, is directly shaped by political settlements & complex relations of power. This webinar will deli..

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