ООН объявляет войну науке

Генеральный секретарь ООН Кофи Аннан недавно заявил о неравной ситуации в мире научных разработок, заметив, что количество инвестиций в науку в развивающихся странах, а также малочисленность научного сообщества представляет проблему как для самого научного сообщества, так и для стран, отстающих в своем развитии. Он призвал мировую научную общественность разрешить эту проблему, привнеся лепту в общее благо и предоставив всем возможность пользоваться плодами прогресса.

Весьма гуманно. Пространно. Лицемерно.

Главная задача ООН защита прав человека, основным из которых является право питаться. Права нарушаются в тех случаях, когда находясь за гранью бедности, человек не в состоянии прокормить самого себя. Следовательно, основной функцией ООН должна стать гарантия достаточного для всех продовольствия. Но напротив, собственные бюрократические интересы мешают бедным странам улучшать ситуацию, а в ряде случаев и выживать.

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