Mile End Institute

Mile End Institute

The Mile End Institute connects research, policy-making and public debate to deepen and challenge the understanding of British politics, governance and public policy.

Current research projects

Lisa Nandy MP in Conversation with Professor Philip Cowley

Lisa Nandy has been the Member of Parliament for Wigan since 2010, and is frequently mentioned as a possible future leadership candidate.

The lecture will take place on Thursday, 24 October at 6:30 p.m. at Queen Mary University of London. 

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News and Opinion

Helen McCarthy, author of ‘Women of the World, The Rise of the Female Diplomat’: Exclusive Interview

30 August 2017

Women weren’t permitted to become UK diplomats until 1946, and until 1973 they had to quit if they got married. Liz Heron interviews Helen McCarthy, an expert on the struggle for gender equality in this most traditional and recalcitrant corner of government.

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