SciDev’s Mobile Website

SciDev.net is an evergrowing resource for news, views and information about science, technology and the developing world.

If you haven’t yet tried SciDev.Net’s new mobile version, it offers:

Access to news, feature and opinion articles, alongside Spotlights, topic and regional pages; A clutter-free design with fewer images to ensure faster page load times, . . . → Read More: SciDev’s Mobile Website

Master of Science in Sustainability, Development, and Peace

The Master of Science in Sustainability, Development, and Peace programme at the United Nations University addresses pressing global issues of climate change, development, sustainability, peacebuilding and human rights through an innovative interdisciplinary approach that integrates the social sciences, natural sciences and humanities. The programme is intended for recent graduates, professionals, and practitioners, offering the unique . . . → Read More: Master of Science in Sustainability, Development, and Peace

The Economics of Poverty – the Top 10 Books

Amy Lockwood, the Deputy Director of the Center for Innovation in Global Health at Stanford’s School of Medicine, has drawn up a suggested reading list for those wanting to start understanding development, aid, and poverty. Here are her suggestions:

The White Man’s Burden: Why the West’s Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much . . . → Read More: The Economics of Poverty – the Top 10 Books