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Science for development needs stable base in 2008

Developing countries need economic stability and social inclusion to develop — both of which are in jeopardy …


Technology alone will not solve energy crisis

The world must not miss its second chance to take a radically different approach to energy consumption.


Turning the brain drain from threat to opportunity

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


Equipping universities to join the war against poverty

Universities in developing countries should ditch the 'ivory tower' legacy of colonialism and enhance their links …


'Biopiracy' requires reasoned treatment

The fight against biopiracy must embrace both legitimate science and social justice if biodiversity itself is not …


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