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- ARRIVING IN THE USA
- BRAIN WASTE:
- BRAIN DRAIN:
This is surely one of the best ways to assist Kenya (and Africa) reverse Brain Drain
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The migration of academics from Africa to universities
in Europe and the US is having a damaging effect
on the continent's higher education, lecturers
- April 2006 WHO report:More than four million additional doctors,
nurses, midwives, managers and public health
workers are urgently needed to fill the gap
in 57 countries, 36 of which are in sub-Saharan
- Brain drain deprives Africa of vital talent, April 2006
Africa is suffering from brain drain.
About 20,000 skilled professionals leave the continent every year, depriving the
country of the doctors, nurses, teachers and engineers it needs to break a cycle of
poverty and underdevelopment.
- INTELECTUAL PROPERTIES LOSS:
- Where Africa sees herbs, Europe scents drug patents, Oduor Ongwen, EA standard, April 19, 2006
However, a bigger danger – loss of our biological resources
through patents protected under Trade Related Intellectual Property Rights (Trips)
agreement — was not under discussion.
- An Age-Old Salt Lake May Yield a Washday Miracle, By MARC LACEY, FEB 18 2006, www.nytimes.com
Those stonewashed jeans that fit oh, so right may owe their bleached appearance and soft feel to
Lake Bogoria, or more specifically to an enzyme isolated from a microbe collected here...
Genencor International Inc., a California-based company, subsequently purchased the enzyme samples,
patented them and cloned them on an industrial scale for textile companies and detergent manufacturers.
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How Africans under-developed Africa
History will show how Africans under-developed Africa!