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Oxford Martin experts react to report on impacts of climate change

04 Apr 2014

Oxford Martin School academics have been giving their views on the latest report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC...

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How can China best manage the threat of cascading economic risk?

03 Apr 2014

Professor Ian Goldin visited China from the 20-25 March to attend a number of workshops with senior China leaders. Professor Goldin, D...


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Panel debates managing people and planet

02 Apr 2014

Leading academics outlined their views on how to mitigate the impacts of Earth's burgeoning population in the Is the Planet Full? pan...

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Professor Sarah Harper appointed to government science council

02 Apr 2014

Professor Sarah Harper, Co-Director of the Oxford Institute of Population Ageing, an Oxford Martin School institute, has been appointed b...


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Examining the human rights of women living in poverty

31 Mar 2014

A major global conference is set to shine a spotlight on the human right violations suffered by women living in poverty. 'Women an...

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Gathering evidence to shape the cities of the future

28 Mar 2014

What policies do we need to ensure the long term sustainability and prosperity of UK cities? On Tuesday the UK's Chief Scient...


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Centre Open Morning - Discover more about effective cyber security

27 Mar 2014

The Global Cyber Security Capacity Centre is hosting an informal open morning on 14 May 2014 from 10-1pm. Join Centre Director Profe...

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Join us for Oxford Literary Festival events

21 Mar 2014

The Oxford Martin School will play host to a wealth of stimulating talks and discussions during this year’s FT Weekend Oxford Liter...


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Academics tackle key questions on climate change during Necker Island visit

20 Mar 2014

Leading academics from the Oxford Martin School connected business people and philanthropists with the latest research into the thre...

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Head of new economics programme makes strong statement on living standards

18 Mar 2014

“Stagnation of living standards for low and middle income Britain is neither fair nor sustainable”, argues head of new econom...


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Cyber Capacity Centre welcomes new Deputy National Security Adviser

13 Mar 2014

Increasing the scale and effectiveness of capacity building was the subject of a series of workshops hosted by the Global Cyber Secu...

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New report analyses major changes in China’s food system

04 Mar 2014

Dramatic changes in China's food system over the past 35 years are charted and analysed in a new publication from the Food Climate Re...