Bill loves geoengineering; Europe v access to medicines; we're getting happier; Martin Wolf saves capitalism; mental health in India; Big Oil v transparency; can aid be sexy? Links I liked
February 20, 2012
Yep, been waiting for this to happen – the momentum behind geoengineering is building, as Bill Gates and others weigh in behind a pain-free (?) tech fix to climate change as a ‘plan B’ if attempts to reduce emissions continue to fail. Sensible precaution or dangerous Dr Strangelove distraction from getting our carbon emissions under control?
Wondering where to go to hang out online with other aid and development workers (as well as students aspiring to be aid workers)? Check out AidSource – the new Humanitarian Social Network site. Here’s the promo video, a determined (desperate?) effort to make aid hip and sexy – good luck with that…….