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WHO reports success in tackling neglected diseases

The neglected tropical diseases are closer to being controlled, and innovation has played a key role in this, says …

23/01/13

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Global collaboration needed to fight neglected diseases

Developed and developing nations must pool funding and expertise to deliver new drugs against neglected tropical …

21/01/13

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Q&A: Middle Eastern web technology for social change, with Esra'a Al Shafei

An open-source site, CrowdVoice, aims to make governments more transparent and accountable, its co-creator, Esra'a …

07/01/13

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Fund aims to improve governance through new technology

A fund that will support the use of Internet-based technology to try to make governments around the world more …

19/12/12

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Malaria vaccine trial results 'frustrating'

An African trial of a promising malaria vaccine has produced disappointing results in infants aged 6-12 weeks.

09/11/12

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Scientific research bodies 'failing to engage public'

Most scientific research bodies in developing nations are more focused on educating the public than engaging with …

16/10/12

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Indigenous agroforestry 'may improve livelihoods'

A three-step guide to agroforestry could boost farmers' incomes, drive local development and generate small-scale …

02/10/12

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Royal Society and DFID launch fund for African research

A capacity building fund will link up UK and African research teams to investigate water, renewable energy and soil.

14/08/12

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