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Global poor to suffer worst of warming

Climate change has the potential to cause devastation to the world’s poor and could undo decades of development hard work, according to a senior executive from the World Bank.

Lifting the heavy burden of obesity

Could a tax on highly processed foods help change consumer behaviour about the over consumption of food? That's the subject of an ABC Big Ideas show featuring Professor Adrian Kay from the Crawford School.

What to do about North Korea

Now more than ever there is an urgent need for negotiation with North Korea, writes PETER DRYSDALE.

Dollars for disasters

Funding emergency shelter for pets in the aftermath of a cyclone is too high a price to pay, but people are willing to dip into their pockets for faster resupply of utilities and fresh food.

Taxing times produce climate answers

Complex modeling, discussions and negotiations about the effects and challenges of implementing an economy-wide carbon tax in South Africa led to the African country taking a bold plan to the Copenhagen climate negotiations.

Mapping the future

How do you take the complexity of an entire country’s policy landscape and turn it into a single ‘systems map’? CHRISTOPHER VAS offers some insights.

The rocky road to research

Battling rough high seas in a dinghy, incurring the wrath of village sorcerers and making school teachers flee in fear – the path to research can be much more than trawling through books.

Develop your network

Five ANU students will get the chance to network with some of the world’s most influential development and aid experts, thanks to a one off grant.

$100,000 boost for nuclear disarmament work

Dr Jennifer Allen Simons, Founder and President of the Simons Foundation, and Founding Partner of the Global Zero nuclear movement, has generously donated $100,000 towards the Centre for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament.

Hult team pick up prize partnerships

Crawford School students laid their plans for global food security on the table at this year's Hult Prize competition and gained partnerships that will enable their model to change the future.

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