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IOCD presents occasional perspective/comment/opinion articles on topics of current interest related to the chemical sciences, sustainable development and the broader connections between science and society.
The views expressed in these pieces are solely the responsibility of the writers and do not necessarily reflect the opinion or position of IOCD.

2019 February 7:Encouraging women and girls in science
Vivian Yam writes about the importance of encouraging women and girls in science and of celebrating their successes – not only on special event days, but throughout the year.
2019 January 28:It's time to fix the inequality problem in science
Stephen Matlin highlights the barriers and discrimination that women continue to meet at all levels of science, the need to address the challenges in equity, diversity and inclusion in science and the valuable role that can be played by training in cultural competence.
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