Steve Stecklow writes about the RED campaign in todayâ€™s Wall Street Journal.
CGD Policy Blogs
The Hudson Institute has just released its new Index of Global Philanthropy. The report makes an important point: U.S. private charitable flows to developing countries are on the rise and can do much good. In a world with the Gates, Turner, Hewlett, Soros and other foundations doing plenty of good things, it is a point worth making. But this new index is flawed in crucial ways.
A new article in Nature, Malaria breakthrough raises spectre of drug resistance: Yeast engineered to produce potent drug, manages to simultaneously announce exciting scientific progress that will reduce the cost of artemisinin combination therapy (ACTs) for malaria while addressing the potential impact on drug resistance in the same breath :