SciDev.Net update: 19 February 2018

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Index adopted to track NTD treatment in Africa

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Index adopted to track NTD treatment in Africa

Africa adopts new index that helps track progress in mass treatment of neglected tropical diseases.

How to pitch to a science editor – Top tips to get your story noticed

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Evidence patchy on value of mobile apps for farmers


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