SciDev.Net update: 3 April 2017

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Games, not handbooks, to beat insecticide resistance

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29/03/17

Games, not handbooks, to beat insecticide resistance

Hear Edward Thomsen explain why digital games such as ResistanceSim can help countries control disease vectors.

The hidden digital divide

The unstoppable global spread of the internet is encouraging, but wider access alone won’t close the data gap.


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Water and power: Mega-dams, mega-damage?

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Water and power: Mega-dams, mega-damage?


Mega dams, mega damaging?

The history and impacts of hydropower as well as planned mega dams in key locations across the globe.

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International Course on Participatory Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning

Silang, Cavite, Philippines

International Course on Engaging Communities for Climate Change Actions for Food and Livelihood Security

Silang, Cavite, Philippines

Science for Global Development research programme (WOTRO) is looking for final evaluators

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The Feed the Future Data-Driven Farming Prize from Nesta

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Fight for sight

Explore our interactive data visualisation on the prevalence of trachoma, the biggest infectious disease mapping project ever.