SciDev.Net update: 1 June 2015

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The Middle East should think twice about fracking

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01/06/15

The Middle East should think twice about fracking

MENA countries must take a hard look at risks and alternatives to the controversial shale gas extraction process.


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Health struggles in Myanmar’s emerging democracy

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Can Eating Insects Save the World?

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The Transformation of Research in the South: policies and outcomes

International Development Research Center (IDRC), Canada

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