IBM Fuels Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Africa

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it is further expanding its operations across Africa with the opening of two new IBM Innovation Centers in Lagos,...

Farmers make more money with ecological farming- Greenpeace

More money for small scale farmers with ecological farming – this is the message contained in a Greenpeace Africa report released in Nairobi today....

Experts urge Africa to put more resources in Science, Technology and Innovation

The SED 2016, attended by experts from 21 African countries, including representatives from universities, Member States and cities, sought, among other things, to help...

300 million child-friendly antimalarial treatments supplied without profit by Novartis

Coartem® Dispersible*, the first WHO prequalified(1) pediatric antimalarial treatment, has become the standard of care in over 30 malaria-endemic countries Since 2009, Novartis has supplied...

The AUC and CGIAR Consortium agree to enhance collaboration in advancing a Science and...

In an event that highlights continued progress towards African agricultural sustainability, African Union Commission (AUC) Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture, H.E. Rhoda Peace...

Green Revolution plan agreed at Ghana meeting

A private sector-led drive to contribute to a 'Green Revolution' in Africa took a step forward last week with the agreement of a "very...

Can Nigeria Hit Bull’s Eye With Eco-Conservation?

Two ‘Birds’ of Housing Problem and Waste Management with One Shot Nigeria is one of the most populous countries in the world, a country rich...

Space data holds the key to a sustainable future

https://youtu.be/JjjQRK8b4yY By Giorgia Scaturro - SciDev.Net Better information on the planet’s ecosystems and how they are changing can feed into policy and development, and vastly reduce...

“Implementation Science” Bolsters Egyptian Health Care

Medical researchers from the Middle East and North Africa region are meeting in Cairo on December 5-7 to study “Implementation Science,” which is a...

AfDB Approves US $73 Million for Irrigation and Road Projects in Malawi

The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group (http://www.afdb.org) approved, on March 13, 2013, grants and loans amounting to US $73 million to finance irrigation and...

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