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Israelisch geneesmiddel effectief tegen Covid-19

Een nieuw Israelisch geneesmiddel dat in een ziekenhuis wordt getest, lijkt bijzonder effectief in de genezing van Covid-19. Het medicijn genas 29 van de 30 patiënten met matige tot ernstige COVID in enkele dagen tijd. Het geneesmiddel heet EXO-CD24 en werd ontwikkeld onder leiding van professor Nadir Arber van het Ichilov Medical Center in Tel […]

World leaders embrace climate adaptation action

More than 30 world leaders expressed their firm support for climate adaptation action at the international online Climate Adaptation Summit (CAS) 2021, hosted by the Netherlands. During the high-level opening, various concrete initiatives and enhanced ambitions from governments, development banks, institutions and cities were launched to drastically enhance climate adaptation worldwide during the coming decade. […]

COVID-19 pandemic accelerates financialisation and power of Big Tech companies

The COVID-19 pandemic will be yet another powerful catalyst to increase the financialisation and the power of Big Tech companies. Research on the business models of Alphabet (Google), Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Microsoft, Alibaba and Tencent shows how the 2008 financial crisis already accelerated the trend towards market consolidation. The present crisis is likely to do […]