SciDev.Net update: 11 March 2019

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Q&A: Gender failings put half of science talent at risk

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Q&A: Gender failings put half of science talent at risk

New strategies needed to tackle gender imbalance, says Liliam Álvarez Díaz.

Training: Media Skills for Scientists

A free online course to teach scientists how to use the media to reach non-scientists.


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eLearning Africa 2019 – 14th International Conference & Exhibition on ICT for Education, Training and Skills Development

Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

Calls for Applications: OWSD PhD for women scientists from Science and Technology Lagging Countries

Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD)

Calls for Applications: OWSD Early Career Fellowships

Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD)

Int. Biosafety Symposium: New Horizons in Biotechnology: Risk Analysis for a Sustainable Future.

Tarragona, Spain

March 10-16, 2019 - World Glaucoma Week

As the world marks the glaucoma week, we invite you to read our coverage of health issues.