Editorials

Turning the brain drain from threat to opportunity

Europe's recent bid to attract more skilled workers underlines developing countries' need for greater – not …

02/11/07

Opinion

The Muslim diaspora - from brain drain to brain gain?

Muslim countries should harness the talents of their huge diaspora and support collaboration between their …

03/10/07

Opinion

Brain drain may benefit 'donor' countries

The emigration of skilled workers may bring positive effects to their homeland, says a Nature editorial.

15/03/07

News

Invest in science, says World Bank president

The president of the World Bank has called for developing countries to invest in science in order to tackle …

16/02/07

News

G8 'should help diaspora boost home science'

Researchers have called on the G8 to create initiatives to help diaspora scientists contribute to development in …

16/06/06

Opinion

Turning brain drain into brain circulation

Ashok Parthasarathi argues in favour of policies that allow scientific talent to circulate between developing and …

26/05/06

News

Young blood to bring new life to agricultural research

An association is being formed to give agricultural research in developing countries an injection of young talent …

23/05/06

News

Massive pay rise proposed for Vietnam's scientists

Vietnamese scientists whose work contributes to their nation's social and economic development could be eligible …

16/02/06

News

Vietnamese science club brings expat skills home

A new organisation will link the skills of expatriate Vietnamese scientists with the needs of home officials, …

06/01/06