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    • Nursing - Paying the Price of Care

      Nursing - Paying the Price of Care

      Within days of the arrival of coronavirus in the UK, the value of frontline health staff came to dominate headlines. The importance of nurses became apparent – against a backdrop of 40,000 vacancies and ongoing debates about recruitment, retention, pay and inequality.
      Mon, 30 Nov 2020 10:10:18 GMT

    • Supporting Female Entrepreneurs

      Supporting Female Entrepreneurs

      Rebuilding economic output in the post-COVID-19 world presents challenges in different areas. For businesses reliant on tourism, a sector severely affected by the pandemic, the urgency is acute.
      Mon, 30 Nov 2020 09:53:37 GMT

    • Venice

      Venice's Secret Service: Organizing Intelligence in the Renaissance - Italian Translation

      Dr Ioanna Iordanou’s book entitled 'Venice's Secret Service: Organizing Intelligence in the Renaissance’ published by Oxford University Press is now being published in Italian by Leg Edizioni.
      Fri, 27 Nov 2020 10:56:37 GMT

    • Prof Simonetta Manfredi was on the panel for 'Closing the UK research gender gap'

      Professor Simonetta Manfredi was on the panel for 'Closing the UK research gender gap'.
      Fri, 27 Nov 2020 10:37:17 GMT

    •  Women and Spinouts Research Report

      Women and Spinouts Research Report

      The research undertaken on Women and Spinouts by Professor Simonetta Manfredi and Dr Heather Griffiths in the Centre for Diversity Policy Research and Practice highlights the obstacles faced by women in spinouts.
      Tue, 24 Nov 2020 16:07:01 GMT

    • University spinout companies: where are all the women?

      University spinout companies: where are all the women?

      Only 13% of university spinout companies in the UK have a woman founder or co-founder. This needs to change, say Dr Heather Griffiths and Professor Simonetta Manfredi of Oxford Brookes University, writing for University Business.
      Tue, 24 Nov 2020 11:56:56 GMT