Episodes tagged "LIDC"

Development Matters - What is antibiotic resistance and why is it a serious global threat?Wed, 2017-11-29 16:36

The World Health Organization has described antibiotic resistance as one of the biggest threats to global health and... See details

Development Matters: Education, Health and Climate ChangeWed, 2015-04-22 14:51

Development Matters: Education, Health and Climate Change A recent DfID Evidence on Demand Topic Guide written by Dr... See details

Development Matters: Health and Sustainability of Palm OilTue, 2015-02-24 16:16

Palm oil is almost ubiquitous in our food. But what is it doing to our health and the economies & environment where it... See details

LIDC Development Matters: Assessing the Impact of MalariaThu, 2014-09-11 17:47

Development Matters: Assessing impact of malaria control on early cognitive development and educational outcomes for... See details

Development Matters - Does land use change influence macaque behaviour and interactions with humans?Wed, 2014-05-07 18:49

In May 2013 LIDC awarded its first Fellowship grants for interdisciplinary research in international development to... See details

Development Matters - Livestock value chains and nutritional status of women and childrenWed, 2014-05-07 18:46

A team from the Royal Veterinary College, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and their partners have been... See details

Development Matters - How to achieve development in a carbon constrained world?Wed, 2014-05-07 18:40

Climate change is one of the greatest challenges of our time. Among other effects, climate change is a major threat to... See details

Development Matters - Does land use change influence macaque behaviour and interactions with humans?Mon, 2014-04-28 14:23

In May 2013 LIDC awarded its first Fellowship grants for interdisciplinary research in international development to... See details

Development Matters - Livestock value chains and nutritional status of women and childrenThu, 2014-04-03 13:17

A team from the Royal Veterinary College, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and their partners have been... See details

World AIDS Day 2013: ?Mapping the social context of transitions to injecting drug use and HIV risk in Kenya? (Short Version) Fri, 2013-11-29 17:59

For World AIDS Day 2013, Anna Marry, the Communications Manager at London International Development Centre (LIDC) sits... See details

Development Matters - How to achieve development in a carbon constrained world?Wed, 2013-11-06 18:15

Climate change is one of the greatest challenges of our time. Among other effects, climate change is a major threat to... See details

Development Matters - World Food Day 2012Mon, 2012-10-15 15:55

World Food Day 2012: Agri-Health ? a new paradigm to tackle hunger and malnutrition? In this episode of Development... See details

LCIRAH Agri-Health Workshop 2012 - Distinguished Lecture: The Politics of Food: the View from 2012 by Marion NestleTue, 2012-07-31 16:48

2nd Annual LCIRAH Agri-Health Workshop: The Role of Agricultural and Food Systems Research in Combating Chronic Disease... See details

LIDC-ONE Roundtable Debate: 'From Research to Advocacy ? bridging the gap'Fri, 2011-12-16 17:02

28 November 2011, 6 ? 7.30 pm, Elvin Room, Institute of Education This event, organised jointly by LIDC and ONE,... See details

Development Matters: After the Millennium Development Goals: Lessons Learned and Principles for the FutureFri, 2010-09-17 12:05

The Millennium Development Goals are top of the agenda at the UN in New York this month as world leaders try to... See details

Development Matters: A New Approach to Education in IndiaSun, 2010-08-01 03:00

The switch from rote learning to activity-based education in Tamil Nadu, India, has been rapid and successful. M.P.... See details

Africa Gathering: Day 2Wed, 2009-12-02 13:39

October 10: Kevin ?Bananaman? Allen, of Banana Appeal, and Emmanuel Jal, rapper and former child soldier. See details

Africa Gathering: Day 1Fri, 2009-11-20 12:56

October 9: Leon Benjamin, author of Winning By Sharing; Ken Banks, of FrontlineSMS; and Teddy Ruge, of Project Diaspora See details

MDG1: Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger - Professor Andrew Dorward and Colin Poulton, SOASTue, 2009-06-30 02:08

The MDG1 targets aim to reduce poverty and hunger and increase gainful employment. Although there are substantial data... See details

MDG2: Achieve universal primary education - Professor Angela Little, IoETue, 2009-06-30 02:07

MDG 2, the achievement of universal primary education, has a target of ensuring that by 2015 children everywhere will... See details

MDG3: Promote gender equality and empower women - Professor Elaine Unterhalter, IoE, and Professor Charlotte Watts, LSHTMTue, 2009-06-30 02:06

This presentation looked at the ways in which MDG3 was conceptualised as foundational to the other MDGs with an earlier... See details

MDG4: Reduce child mortality - Professor Kim Mulholland, LSHTMTue, 2009-06-30 02:05

The intensity of international efforts to reduce child mortality has varied since global child mortality data became... See details

MDG5: Improve maternal health - Professor Oona Campbell, LSHTMTue, 2009-06-30 02:04

Delivering a baby can be a time of great celebration, but is also a time of great risk. Two-fifths of maternal deaths... See details

MDG6: Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases - Professor John Porter, LSHTMTue, 2009-06-30 02:02

Progress is being made to achieve the targets for MDG 6 but there is more work to be done. Global trends for HIV show... See details

Evolution of the MDGs: Progress and Problems (including MDG8) - Professor Terry McKinley, SOASWed, 2009-06-24 02:09

This presentation covered three areas: 1) a short history of the MDGs and their rationale, 2) progress on MDG8 (ODA,... See details