Earth's boundaries?

  title={Earth's boundaries?},
  author={Irina ‒ Bokova},
  • I. Bokova
  • Published 2009
  • Political Science
  • Nature
As Nature went to press, Irina Gueorguieva Bokova, a Bulgarian diplomat, and Farouk Hosny, Egypt’s minister of culture, faced off in a final electoral round to become director-general of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). The vote, by the agency’s executive board, is subject to confirmation in October by its general conference. The election highlights UNESCO’s faults. The agency publishes a list of the candidates’ names, but nothing on their… 
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