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Best of the week - 1 May 2020

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Each week BISA Director, Juliet Dryden, scours the internet for COVID-19 content that might interest you. Here she brings you this week's best podcasts and readings. She finishes with 'In other news', giving you a moment's break from the pandemic.



In Other News

Demography - Listen to Exponential View’s Lessons for an Aging World. For the first time in history, there are more people on the planet over 65 years old, than under five. How do we adapt to this demographic transformation? Camilla Cavendish, award-winning journalist and former Director of Public Policy for UK Prime Minister David Cameron, discuses with Azeem Azhar 

Brexit -  Stephen Castle and Mark Landler look at the UK and its exit plans.

Middle East - What’s going on in Lebanon? and Why is Iran hauling gold bars out of Venezuela’s almost empty vaults?

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