Articles

Why the Top-Down Approach Has Failed

Roger Bate | 01 Dec 2005 | TCS Daily

In the urgency of scaling up much needed treatment for people living with HIV/AIDS, setting targets is a natural and central prescription; however targets are political tools and should be used with extreme caution by international technical bureaucracies.

WHO's Striking

Roger Bate | 30 Nov 2005 | National Review Online

Roger Bate discusses the potential stirke by the World Health Organization's staff in Geneva.

How DDT can stop millions of malaria deaths

Richard Tren & Philip Coticelli | 09 Nov 2005 | Mail & Guardian

Richard Tren and Philip Coticelli discuss the history of DDT and argue for its regulated use in malaria control.

Let DDT take care of malaria scourge

Richard Tren & Philip Coticelli | 08 Nov 2005 | Business Day (South Africa)

Richard Tren and Philip Coticelli argue that donors should support DDT for malaria control.

Finding Hope Where the Streets are Named for Lenin and Mao

Richard Tren | 03 Nov 2005 | TCS Daily

AFM Director Richard Tren discusses positive trends in Mozambique.

Deadly Mosquito Standoff

Roger Bate | 21 Oct 2005 | Washington Times

Roger Bate promotes the Kill Malaria Mosquitoes Now! declaration, which called upon USAID to devote two thirds of its budget to the purchase of effective malaria control tools.

US Senate Committee Testimony

Roger Bate & Richard Tren | 28 Sep 2005 | Africa Fighting Malaria

Written Testimony of Roger Bate and Richard Tren to the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing on the role of science in environmental policy making.

The Millennium Development Goal Merry-Go-Round

Richard Tren | 16 Sep 2005 | TCS Daily

Richard Tren discusses the many pitfalls to realizing the Millennium Development goals, namely the lack of good data in poor countries with which to measure progress.

Africa feels EU's bite

Richard Tren & Marian L. Tupy | 18 Aug 2005 | Washington Times

Richard Tren and Marian Tupy criticize the European Union for its stance on DDT.

Condemnation Within Zimbabwe

Roger Bate, Richard Tren & Archbishop Pius Ncube | 27 Jul 2005 | Embassy Magazine

Part two of Embassy's three-part series on Zimbabwe by Archbishop Pius Ncube, Dr. Roger Bate, and Richard Tren.