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Scientists kick off £6m project to investigate the role food systems play in the health of children and the environment

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The FINANCIAL -- A new £6m study into food and health led by four UK universities has begun with the aim to create healthier future generations and a healthier planet. According to the University of Manchester, researchers will look at healthy eating interventions in schools and nurseries, food retailing, food procurement and farming to address issues such as childhood obesity, sustainability in agriculture and global warming.…

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Scientists kick off £6m project to investigate the role food systems play in the health of children and the environment

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The FINANCIAL -- A new £6m study into food and health led by four UK universities has begun with the aim to create healthier future generations and a healthier planet. According to the University of Manchester, researchers will look at healthy eating interventions in schools and nurseries, food retailing, food procurement and farming to address issues…

Offshore partnerships help drive international student enrolments in the UK

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The FINANCIAL — UK universities’ offshore delivery and partnerships played a significant role in bringing international undergraduate students onshore before the pandemic, says new research. Nearly 17 per cent of all non-UK first degree entrants from abroad in 2018/19 came through UK university programmes delivered abroad, and credit recognition agreements, according to new research by…

British council declares new UK-Russia university alliance programme to fortify university connections

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The FINANCIAL — The British Council is pleased to announce a new programme of research collaboration between universities in the UK and Russia which aims to connect the next generation of science leaders by creating partnership and professional development opportunities. Ten UK university departments have confirmed joint research projects with Russian counterparts, and a further…