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Edinburgh University first in UK to oppose conflict minerals

3 years ago / 0 comments

The University of Edinburgh has launched a new policy designed to limit the purchase of goods containing minerals that could have been sold to fund illegal and immoral conflicts. The policy ensures suppliers will be asked to disclose how they source raw materials, and to find alternatives if the source … Read More

Features | Pulling up the curtain: Behind the scenes of the Edinburgh Festival

4 years ago / 0 comments

By Ruby Lott-Lavigna and Brigitte Phillips Photo Credit: Toby Mather The Edinburgh Festival is one of the most important cultural events in the United Kingdom, a behemoth that almost completely takes over the city for the month of August, and features some of the biggest names in entertainment. However, what … Read More