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Making an impact at home – Commonwealth Scholars Conference

In the first Commonwealth Scholars Regional Network conference of the year, Scholars explored ‘How to make an impact in your home country whilst studying abroad’. Organised by Midlands and Oxford Coordinator Mustak Ibn Ayub, 2012 Commonwealth Scholar from Bangladesh (PhD Molecular Mechanisms of Cancer, University of Oxford), the conference took place on Friday 1 May 2015 at […]

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‘Nyasigwelin’: A transgender concept among Jop’adhola community in Uganda

‘Removing the divide: respecting and understanding cultures’ was the theme of a postgraduate conference held at Cardiff University on 20 June 2014. Organised by Cardiff University School of Social Sciences and Welsh School of Architecture, in collaboration with Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK, the event featured presentations on multidisciplinary topics exploring the broad theme […]

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Representatives of the Wales, Northern Ireland and South West Regional Networks standing in front of the Glamorgan Building on King Edward Avenue, Wales with conference keynote speakers: Her Excellency Aloun Ndombet-Assamba, Jamaican High Commissioner to the United Kingdom (left in the first row) and Professor Iain Borden, Vice-Dean of Communication, Bartlett Faculty of the Built Environment, University College London (right, first row)

Regional Networks work alongside Cardiff University to enhance the researcher experience

‘Removing the Divide: Respecting and Understanding Cultures’, the postgraduate interdisciplinary conference, took place on Friday 20 June 2014 at the School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University. The conference was the culmination of a series of events promoting interdisciplinary research exchange, and was one of the first collaborations between three of the eight Commonwealth Scholars’ Regional Networks. […]

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Wales Regional Network – Commemorating the Modern Commonwealth

The Wales Regional Network for Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows will host its third seminar in the series ‘Commemorating the Modern Commonwealth through Research and Cultural Exchange’. The event will be held on Thursday 25 July 2013 at Bangor University, and will feature presentations from three Scholars: Md Ashaduzzaman, CSC Scholar from Bangor University ‘Noble wood […]

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Commemorating the modern Commonwealth through research and cultural exchange

Dr R Girish Kumar is the guest speaker at the second seminar in the Wales Regional Network series on ‘Commemorating the Modern Commonwealth through Research and Cultural Exchange’. Dr Kumar will speak on ‘Contesting WTO’s Global Intellectual Property Governance: The Indian Experience’. The hierarchical North/South dichotomy is being rapidly replaced by a ‘flat’ global entrepreneurial order structured by […]

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Commonwealth Scholars at the North West Regional Network event, June 2012

North West Commonwealth Scholars share their research

A social meeting was organised by the North West Regional Network of Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows at the University of Lancaster on 9 June 2012. Eleven scholars from three universities in the North West of the UK shared their research and personal experiences. Researchers from the Universities of Lancaster, Liverpool and Manchester explained their diverse […]

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