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TWAS-Elsevier award honours sustainability research

October 18th, 2017
Published under: News, Research in Developing Countries, Technology for Development

Climate change has been a growing challenge for many of people living around Lake Turkana in northern Kenya. Hundreds of […]

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Green and sustainable chemistry: an industry in need of a story

July 18th, 2017
Published under: News, Research in Developing Countries

Industry leaders weigh in on the future of green and sustainable chemistry and how to tell the public about it […]

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Firsts in African health research: spotlight on Dr. Lucinda Manda Taylor

July 3rd, 2017
Published under: News, Research in Developing Countries

One of the first female editors of the African Journal Partnership Program reflects on the challenges and milestones Dr. Lucinda […]

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Contest aims to boost innovation in sustainability research

July 3rd, 2017
Published under: News, Research in Developing Countries

TWAS-Elsevier Foundation Sustainability Case Studies Competition announces its 2017 winners, who are all from Africa How do we empower young […]

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NPR features Elsevier Foundation winner as world’s most “unstoppable scientist”

June 23rd, 2017
Published under: Diversity in STM, News

Dr. Eqbal Dauqan became a refugee after winning the 2014 Elsevier Foundation Award for Women Scientists in the Developing World […]

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Celebrating one librarian’s commitment to global health

June 22nd, 2017
Published under: Media Coverage, News

University of Michigan’s global health informationist Gurpreet Rana wins the MLA’s T. Mark Hodges International Service Award When the Ebola […]

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In higher ed, it’s not enough to “fix the numbers” of women in STEM

June 20th, 2017
Published under: Diversity in STM, News

GenderInSITE-Elsevier Foundation workshop explored the challenges of integrating the gender dimension into STEM higher education In most countries, women are […]

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Nominations open for OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Awards for Women Scientists in the Developing World

June 20th, 2017
Published under: Diversity in STM, News

Submissions for excellence in physical sciences research are being accepted through September 15 Now, nominations are open for the 2018 […]

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Asia-Pacific Gender Summit aims to boost innovation in research through diversity

June 12th, 2017
Published under: Diversity in STM, News

Tokyo event brought together 600 people from industry, academia and government to advance gender equality in science and society ©Portia […]

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New Investment Fund for African Entrepreneurs in Health care

May 29th, 2017
Published under: Press Releases, Technology for Development

Amsterdam, May 19, 2017: PRESS RELEASE Amref Health Africa, Africa’s leading health organisation launched an investment fund focused on the […]

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