Journal Club

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Journal Club: Drug-resistant microbes could threaten future global economy, low income countries in particular

Antimicrobial resistance is not only a major public health threat, but also an economic one, according to researchers at The World Bank. Their new study, published in the journal World Development, suggests that an increase in drug-resistant microbes could cause … Continue reading

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Conservation planning with equity in mind

The challenges of sustainability are becoming more complex, in part, because our increasing population demands ever more from the Earth to meet even our basic needs. But even though there is widespread awareness of the problems of sustainability, including overfishing, … Continue reading

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