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The Partnership Framework and Migration Compacts. The state of the art

8 December 2016

In March 2016, Italy’s Prime Minister Matteo Renzi appealed for a EU investment plan to address the root causes of migration especially in the sub-Saharan Africa states. 2,154 more words

European Union

Brexit After Party II - Implications for teaching and research 'round-table'

We are delighted to announce the details of the next seminar in the MCH seminar series. This is part two of the Brexit After Party and will be held in Armstrong 2.90 from 1-2.30pm on Wednesday, December 14. 38 more words


The Robin

As many of you know, the robin was voted the UK’s national bird last year and has certainly had a place in my heart from a young age.   393 more words



By Rowan Gavin

And they will run to the highest hill, consult their old books
Ask the dead mystics for wisdom they don’t trust

– Kate Tempest, Don’t Fall In… 1,319 more words


Hotel Bruce by Ryan T. Higgins

Hotel Bruce by Ryan T. Higgins; illustrated by Ryan T. Higgins. 2016

Brief Summary: Bruce became a bear mother of four geese earlier in the first book Mother Bruce after four eggs hatched on his stove. 140 more words

Book Reviews

Moving History

I heard this term used somewhere, it was about a family that had decided to move from one continent to another. I thought it a fitting discription for an event so marked in any person’s life. 305 more words

Collecting Life: a Refugee's Life Jacket from Lesvos IV - a Visit to Pikpa Camp

Continuing the series of blog posts telling the story of my visit to the Greek island of Lesvos in December 2016 to collect a refugee’s life jacket for Manchester Museum… 713 more words