SciDev.Net update: 8 October 2018

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UN gives 12-year deadline to crush climate change

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08/10/18

UN gives 12-year deadline to crush climate change

A report urges leaders to act quickly on emission targets limiting dangerous global warming to 1.5 degrees.

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Garbage recycling in Egypt: Trading health for livelihood

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Garbage recycling in Egypt: Trading health for livelihood

Q&A: Morocco’s ‘Argan queen’ put women in charge

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Q&A: Morocco’s ‘Argan queen’ put women in charge

Poverty reduction may stall - report

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Poverty reduction may stall - report


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Notices

Research Grant - Operational science in Paediatric HIV

International AIDS Society

Climate Change 2018

Chatham House, London

Reconciliation Through Engineering Initiative, Indigenous Engagement - Research Associate (Limited Term)

Toronto

Course announcement: Managing risk in the face of climate change

Thailand

13 October 2018 - International Day for Disaster Reduction

As you observe this day, take time to read our coverage of disasters.