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Quality education for all
How digital learning is changing the future of education

Lindsay Denton – Digital Dot New York – talks about how the unprecedented digital interconnectedness we now enjoy facilitates new, innovative learning.

08/04/2021
Quality education for all
Increased emphasis on blended learning could be one positive to come from the COVID-19 crisis

Dr Paul Armstrong – The Manchester Institute for Education, University of Manchester – talks about how a greater focus on home learning should provide people from all backgrounds with improved foundations for learning inside and outside of school.

31/03/2021
Fairer society
A new deal for women

Marcia Texler Segal & Vasilikie (Vicky) Demos – discuss how the pandemic has revealed a number of gaps in the social structure, and a new deal, or social policy, is called for.

29/03/2021
Fairer society
Work, family, and women’s rights during the pandemic

Chika Shinohara, St. Andrew’s University, Osaka, Japan – talks about the fact that, despite being time-poor and sleep-deprived, women have been standing up for their rights during the pandemic.

29/03/2021
Fairer society
Women in academia & the COVID-19 pandemic: challenges, opportunities & what comes next

Seham Ghalwash – Research Manager at the School of Business at the American University in Cairo (AUC) – talks about finding opportunity in times of hardship.

23/03/2021
Fairer society
Women entrepreneurs and networking during COVID-19

COVID-19 has, for the most part, resulted in the cancellation of traditional face-to-face, large-scale networking events, with an immediate transfer to virtual/digital platforms. This could be particularly detrimental to women entrepreneurs and the networks they have established.

22/03/2021
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