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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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Elsevier adds ClinicalKey to Research4Life access program for developing countries

May 26th, 2017
Published under: Press Releases, Research in Developing Countries

Physicians, nurses and other healthcare professionals in under-resourced communities around the world to receive access to the latest clinical information […]

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Putting ClinicalKey in doctors’ hands through Research4Life’s developing country access

May 26th, 2017
Published under: News, Research in Developing Countries

Medical search engine lets doctors and nurses find evidence-based answers while treating patients Pediatric Residents Toua Xiong Gniachue, MD, Phengphet […]

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Winners selected for Elsevier Foundation Green & Sustainable Chemistry Challenge

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

€75.000 awarded to innovative projects in health & sanitation and bioremediation of polluted soil The winners of the 2017 Elsevier […]

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Winning proposal for Green and Sustainable Chemistry Challenge improves Malaysian rice paddy yield

May 9th, 2017
Published under: News, Research in Developing Countries

Researchers show that using a biopesticide can be safer and more effective than traditional pesticides Rice is an important crop […]

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Imperial College London designs an invention space for disadvantaged teens

April 25th, 2017
Published under: Diversity in STM, News

The Elsevier Foundation partners with Imperial to support a high-tech makerspace next to the college Makers in action: Students build […]

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Africa in the era of sustainable development

April 19th, 2017
Published under: Health & Innovation, News

A functional community health system is helping Africa achieve universal health coverage and other UN sustainable development goals (SDGs) Adolescent […]

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Cashews to combat mosquitoes? Top 5 proposals for the Green and Sustainable Chemistry Challenge

March 20th, 2017
Published under: News, Research in Developing Countries

  Nearly 700 proposals were submitted to this year’s Elsevier Foundation Green and Sustainable Chemistry Challenge, jointly run by the […]

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