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7 Ideas for Science Diplomacy in the Middle East

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Science diplomacy has re-emerged as an essential tool for building bridges between nations. In the Middle East, it offers new prospects for cooperation and negotiation. Here are seven ways science diplomacy can be fostered in the region.In recent years, a revitalized interest in “Science Diplomacy” has emerged. This interest could be seen as a response to the complex, scientific and...

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International Day of Women and Girls in Science w/ Dr. Marilyn Pifer

Thursday, February 11, 2016

One of CRDF Global's very own, Dr. Marilyn Pifer, sits down with Robert "Nick" King to discuss women in science on the first ever UN Day of Women and Girls in ScienceFor those who may not know, February 11th is first EVER International Day of Women and Girls in Science!One of the things that motivates all of the work that we do at CRDF Global is knowledge there are amazing...

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4 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Count Ukraine Out

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Anyone reading the headlines these days about Ukraine would find no lack of attention-grabbing items, ranging from spiraling inflation to separatist conflict in Eastern Ukraine. Not the most encouraging  news, right? A hypothetical observer might conclude that Ukraine’s future is rather grim. Fortunately, that estimation would belie the fundamental strengths of Ukraine beyond the...

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