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Updated On: Friday, 20 April 2018
Development Issues
Category: SciDev News
Monday, 29 January 2018
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Mercury levels high in people near Amazon mega-dam

Content by: Science and Development Network Constructing dams in the Brazilian Amazon could increase local residents’ exposure to unsafe

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Tuesday, 23 January 2018
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Biosensor promises early malaria diagnosis

Content by: Science and Development Network A strip of chromatography paper similar to that used in rapid pregnancy tests is the basis of

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Thursday, 25 January 2018
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Stigmatisation, ignorance still rife 35 years after HIV reve...

Content by: Science and Development Network HIV – these three letters meant a death sentence 35 years ago when the virus was first linked

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Monday, 22 January 2018
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‘Poverty clock’ ticks with real-time data

Content by: Science and Development Network The project wants a clearer picture and open talk on poverty. Does it oversimplify? Tania Rabes

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Wednesday, 24 January 2018
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Lack of water and sanitation in hospitals mars SDG progress

Content by: Science and Development Network Only 2 per cent of hospitals and clinics in lower and middle-income countries (LIMCs) provide

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Sunday, 21 January 2018
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African patients more likely to die from surgery

Content by: Science and Development Network Patients in Africa have a double risk of dying from surgery compared with the global average,

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