Articles

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.

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.

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.

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.

Threats to Patents, Threats to Health

Roger Bate | 21 Jul 2005 | TCS Daily

Simplistic but prevalent opinion holds that companies, especially pharmaceutical companies, are purely profit-driven and that governments, especially of developing countries, are purely driven by the welfare of their people. This is a pity because such views are dangerously wrong, and inevitably mislead public debate.

Zimbabwe's Tragedy Is Africa's

Roger Bate, Richard Tren & Archbishop Pius Ncube | 20 Jul 2005 | Embassy Magazine

Up to 1.5 million people homeless, more than 300,000 homes destroyed, more than 46,000 people arrested, over 4 million people starving - Embassy's three-part report on Zimbabwe by Archbishop Pius Ncube, Dr. Roger Bate, and Richard Tren.

The Path of Least Resistance

Roger Bate & Richard Tren | 11 Jul 2005 | Weekly Standard

The notion that more aid to Africa will help this poorest of continents ignores the likely entrenchment of corrupt political elites who have overseen decades of decline and misery.

Meet Pinky: Africa's War on Self-Reliance

Richard Tren | 05 Jul 2005 | TCS Daily

Richard Tren warns against the G8 increasing aid to African countries without a fundamental change in the way it is managed by recipient governments.

Putting Profits Before People

Richard Tren & Roger Bate | 20 Jun 2005 | TCS Daily

Richard Tren argues against the East African trade ministers intention to subject essential medicines to import taxes.