Science and human rights

Vale, Peter
July 2012
South African Journal of Science;2012, Vol. 108 Issue 7/8, p1
Academic Journal
Information about the tenth biennial meeting of the International Human Rights Network (IHRN) of Academies and Scholarly Societies held in Taipei, Taiwan from May 23-26, 2012 is presented. The meeting highlights many themes including high-level medicine, the possibilities of developing global medical oath on the effective nationalization of the Turkish Academy of Science, and the criminalization of medical neutrality. The issues regarding science and indigenous people are also discussed.


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