Latest Scientists for Global Responsibility Newsletter (no. 38)

Press release, 24 February 2010

The latest issue of the Scientists for Global Responsibility (SGR) Newsletter was published on 24 February. Articles cover:

  • Analysis of the Copenhagen climate negotiations and the way forward;
  • Comment on the current debate over climate science;
  • Analysis of current proposals for international nuclear disarmament, as we countdown to the next major round of negotiations;
  • Prospects for the low carbon economy, including the potential for arms conversion and other major strategies to deliver the scale of change needed;
  • Problems of increased commercialisation and militarisation of UK academia;
  • Assessment of sustainable population levels in the UK and elsewhere;
  • Continued militarisation of space, despite recent changes in US policy;
  • News about SGR’s own activities;
  • And more besides!

Contact: Dr Stuart Parkinson +44 (0) 7941 953640


1. Scientists for Global Responsibility (SGR) is an independent UK-based organisation of ethically-concerned science, design and technology professionals. Founded in 1992, it has approximately 1000 members. For more details, see the home page
2. A full list of articles and details of how to get a copy of the newsletter can be obtained here 
3. Back issues of the SGR Newsletter are available from here


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