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With local action, major economies can get closer to Paris Climate targets

August 30, 2018

Action by cities, states, regions and business can go a long way towards meeting the goals of the Paris Climate Agreement, but more support is required

Yale Ph.D. student learns from Nobel laureates at Lindau-Nobel meeting

August 29, 2018

Kayoko Shioda, a Ph.D. student in public health, was one of hundreds of young scientists from around the world who met with Nobel laureates in Lindau, Germany.

From Yale to Bhutan: Looking for the rare nest of the white-bellied heron

August 28, 2018

Forestry student Indra P. Acharja traveled to Bhutan this summer to conduct research on one of the rarest bird nests in the world.

Yale, South African researchers partner to prevent and treat HIV and TB

August 27, 2018

A team of Yale researchers have been working in South Africa to improve prevention, care, and treatment for adults and children with HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis.

Alumni volunteers’ efforts made ‘real difference’ in South African township

August 23, 2018

Spearheaded by the Yale Alumni Service Corps, initiatives in Cape Town’s Philippi Township included mentoring programs, local public health services, and more.

Five key lessons from the Taliban’s deadly resurgence in Afghanistan

August 20, 2018

Talking and fighting might lead eventually to a negotiated settlement, but the path to that settlement is likely to be long and bloody.

YYAS helps African students navigate path to higher education abroad

August 17, 2018

This year, the Yale Young African Scholars program included more than 300 students who were chosen from nearly 2,000 applicants from 34 African countries.

As body mass index increases, blood pressure may as well

August 17, 2018

Body mass index is positively associated with blood pressure, according to the ongoing study of 1.7 million Chinese men and women.

Chinese leaders attend Advanced University Leadership Program on campus

August 8, 2018

This week and next, 23 Chinese university leaders are on campus to participate in the Advanced University Leadership Program.

Eight new Senior Fellows to join the Jackson Institute

August 7, 2018

Jackson Senior Fellows are leading experts in various fields of international affairs who spend a year or semester at Yale teaching and mentoring students.