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Global Development Institute celebrates 60 years of development studies in Manchester

Over the course of 2018, the Global Development Institute will be celebrating 60 years of Development Studies at The University of Manchester. From being … Continued

Rory Brooks interviews Muhammad Yunus about his new book “A World of Three Zeroes”

As part of the How to Academy In Conversation with series, Rory Brooks interviewed Professor Yunus on his new book a ‘World of Three Zeroes’. In … Continued

Brooks International Fellowship Programme 2018 – open call

Tate, in collaboration with Delfina Foundation, invites applications for the Brooks International Fellowship Programme 2018. Now in its fourth year, the programme will enable … Continued

ARTiculation 2017 Final

The finals of the 2017 ARTiculation prize took place at Clare College, University of Cambridge on 10th March 2017, with the following taking the … Continued

Global Development Institute Alumna elected to African Union

Global Development Institute alumna Dr Amani Abou-Zeid has been elected to the African Union as Commissioner for Infrastructure and Energy. Dr Abou-Zeid was sworn … Continued

Motorbike scheme breaks cycle of unemployment in Tanzania

Nikki Banks, a past recipient of a Brooks PhD scholarship at the BWPI wins a University of Manchester’s Social Responsibility “Making a Difference” Award … Continued

University of Manchester celebrates its first 10 years

University of Manchester celebrates its first 10 years.  This video was released to celebrate this milestone.  

Funding solutions to end poverty

Rory Brooks talks about the work of the Brooks World Poverty Institute  

Launch of the Review of Philanthropy in UK Higher Education

Launch of the Review of Philanthropy in UK Higher Education at Universities UK Annual Conference 2012. Rory Brooks provides a donor perspective at the launch … Continued

Announcement of further £1 million donation to the University of Manchester by Rory and Elizabeth Brooks Foundation

Announcement of further £1 million donation to the University of Manchester by Rory and Elizabeth Brooks Foundation