Daily Archives: May 17, 2007

Wolfowitz resignation follows release of multiple documents by the Government Accountability Project

World Bank President Paul Wolfowitz is leaving the international organization in the wake of wide-ranging scandals following the release of multiple internal Bank documents by the Government Accountability Project (GAP). This debacle shows the need for a whistleblower protection policy … Continue reading

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National academies of science call on G8 to address global climate change now

The U.S. National Academy of Sciences joined 12 other national science academies on May 16 in issuing a statement calling on world leaders—particularly G8 leaders who will meet in June—to address global climate change and energy-access issues by promoting low … Continue reading

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