SciDev.Net update: 24 July 2017

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Cost of diabetes care in Africa could triple by 2030

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21/07/17

Cost of diabetes care in Africa could triple by 2030

A report says that by 2030 the treatment cost of diabetes could triple and overwhelm African health systems.

International Tiger Day

In the run up to International Tiger Day (29 July) have a look at our articles on conservation.


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Why do people choose to live in disaster areas?

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Plastic plague

After a global study found that 8.3bn tonnes of plastic has been produced since the 1950s, check out our articles on pollution.

Notices

Newton Advanced Fellowship - Call for applications from

The Academy of Medical Sciences

Food Science and Nutrition Researcher

Palmira, Colombia

Scientist, Phenotyping (Part-time 60%)

Leuven, Belgium

Chatham House Climate Change 2017 conference

Chatham House, London

The future of forests

With Indonesia moving towards permanently banning future deforestation in pristine areas, take a look at our articles on forestry.