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Turning Big Data Into a Useful Anticorruption Tool in Africa

5th June 2017
Guest post on The Global Anticorruption Blog by Dr. Elizabeth Dávid-Barrett, featuring a project with Balázs Szendrői, Professor of Pure Mathematics, Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford
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Project Tide – Tuberculosis Testing App

10th May 2017
Every year there are 9 million new tuberculosis (TB) cases and 1.5 million TB-related deaths across the world, 95% of...
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Boosting innovation in Ghana

27th April 2017
Led by Xiaolan Fu from the Technology and Management Centre for Development, Oxford University, the project has had far-reaching impacts,...
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Strategies to reduce animal disease in Africa

26th April 2017
Dr Karen Brown, at the Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine and Professor William Beinart, at the African Studies...
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Using mobile learning technology to improve access to healthcare in East Africa

22nd April 2017
Using a participatory approach, Principle Investigator Dr Niall Winters, Associate Professor of Learning and New Technologies at Oxford’s Department of...
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Empowering AIDS-orphaned children in Africa

17th April 2017
Since 2005, Professor Lucie Cluver, from the University of Oxford’s Department of Social Policy and Intervention, has spearheaded a series...
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Africa Clubfoot Training (ACT)

12th April 2017
Around 200,000 children born each year are affected by clubfoot, with 80% of these in low and middle income countries....
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Young Lives

11th April 2017
Young Lives is an international study of childhood poverty following the lives of 12,000 children in Ethiopia, India, Peru and...
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‘Smart handpumps’ predict depths of groundwater in Africa

3rd March 2017
Researchers from the University of Oxford's Department of Engineering Science and the School of Geography and the Environment believe they...
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SKA project

15th December 2016
Square Kilometre Array The Square Kilometre Array will be the world's leading instrument in radio astronomy for the next generation,...
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