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Commonwealth Shared Scholarships 2016

Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for Master’s study in the UK are offered for citizens of developing Commonwealth countries. This scholarships are offered to students from developing countries who would not otherwise be able to study in the UK.   3,479 more words


Pfizer's Sayana Press first self injectable contraceptive in UK

Pfizer Inc., the specialist in making contraceptive medicine, best known for making Viagra, has announced that its injectable contraceptive, Sayana Press (medroxyprogesterone acetate), is now available to women in the United Kingdom (UK) for administration by self-injection. 632 more words

North America

UK Government Deployee Guide: Working in United Nations Missions

Dr. Gregory Wilson recently supported the UK Stabilisation Unit in preparing a Guide for first time staff and consultants being deployed by the SU to work in UN missions. 82 more words

Dr. Gregory Wilson

Still Packing, Still Dreaming

Still packing, getting ready to leave Gulu after two years and eight months on our volunteer placement.
“Will I really need these light coloured trousers again? 422 more words


My Last Graduation

My last graduation. Over the last two years and eight months of my VSO volunteer placement in Gulu, Northern Uganda I have attended many many graduations, open days and cultural events. 154 more words


Indian Rice Farmers

Perception of Indian rice farmers of changing weather patterns and trait requirements for rice cultivars

As part of the BBSRC/Dfid/Gates Found./Indian Dept. of Biotechnology funded project entitled “ 520 more words

Theme News

What I’ve learnt about the relationship between poverty and biodiversity….

Part of my job working on the thematic review has been looking at what we can learn from the Darwin Initiative about the relationships between poverty and biodiversity. 525 more words