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2015 Conference Plenary Speakers

The Forum has the pleasure of announcing that the following people will be the Plenary Speakers for the 2015 Conference. Professor King is an Emeritus Professor at the University of Edinburgh in the Schools of Education, and of Social and Political Studies, where he was the Director of the Centre of African Studies. He was […]

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Conference Sub-theme – Reflecting on global agendas, international targets and goals: Lessons learned

Only a month left until the UKFIET International Conference on Education and Development. Starting this week on the CoP, we will be previewing some of the conference Sub-themes so you know what there is to look forward to. Steve Packer and I are jointly convening the Sub-theme Reflecting on global agendas, international targets and goals: Lessons […]

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Cameron’s Golden Thread Illuminated

By now, you’ve likely heard of Cameron’s Golden Thread – the Prime Minister’s signature phrase in discussions about global development.  But do you know what it means?  Critics are claiming that Cameron himself has not been clear about its meaning and the International Development Committee (IDC) has recently called upon the Prime Minister to clarify […]

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