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Field trials aim to tackle poverty

A Correction to this article was published on 28 November 2007

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    Field trials aim to tackle poverty


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See Editorial, page 947 This article is part of the Global Theme on Poverty and Human Development, organized by the Council of Science Editors. All articles from the Nature Publishing Group are available free at The content from all participating journals can be found at

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Butler, D. Field trials aim to tackle poverty. Nature (2007).

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