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“We need to break science out of its ivory tower – here's one way to do this”

last modified Jun 26, 2017 08:34 PM
Opinion piece by GCF member Jenny Malloy and Max Liboiron (Memorial University of Newfoundland) at The Conversation.

Dr Jenny Molloy, a member of GCF’s executive committee, together with Max Liboiron (Memorial University of Newfoundland) shared a view on science inequalities at The Conversation. From access to scientific hardware to gender and minority representation in laboratories, Jenny looked at some of the initiatives around the world that are addressing these disparities and working to move science out of the lab. Read more here.

The Global Challenges Initiative is a Strategic Research Initiative of the University of Cambridge that aims to enhance the contribution of its research towards addressing global challenges and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030.

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