IBM scientist Geoffrey Siwo has been named a 2017 Quartz Africa Innovator

IBM scientist Geoffrey Siwo has been named a 2017 Quartz Africa Innovator for his work in mapping the way cancer spreads and how cancer...

Networking project launched to empower girls in science

By SciDev.Net - Ochieng Ogodo Africa needs to nurture girls in science to generate more empowered women in various scientific fields such as drug regulation for...

USAID Promotes Investment in Ghanaian Agriculture

The aim of the event is to spotlight Ghanaian agribusinesses and link them with viable private investment opportunities On May 4, the United States Agency...

ECA urges IPCC findings to support Africa’s quest for structural transformation

IPCC is a UN body that assesses science related to climate change to provide policymakers with regular scientific assessments concerning climate change, its implications...

Uganda Celebrates African Vaccination Week

Uganda Celebrates African Vaccination Week - Source: Ministry of Health - Republic of Uganda Syngenta and USAID/ Feed the Future Invest $1.8 million to...

Syngenta and USAID/ Feed the Future Invest $1.8 million to help Smallholder Farmers in...

Syngenta and USAID/ Feed the Future Invest $1.8 million to help Smallholder Farmers in Zambia In 20 districts across Zambia, Syngenta will establish 20 seedling...

Milestone for South African satellite technology

Source: www.brandsouthafrica.com The South African satellite industry is taking a giant leap as a global aerospace player, with the inclusion of two locally developed nanosatellites on...

Reliable weather data impacting on farmers’ yields

By Alex Ubutu - SciDev.Net A project that started in 2012 is helping smallholders in 17 African nations obtain reliable and accurate weather data to...

Merck Donates $300,000 to Support Neglected Tropical Disease Elimination Efforts in Africa

Merck, known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, announced today a $300,000 cash donation to support non-governmental organization (NGO) partners working to...

World Leaders Recommit to Ending Neglected Tropical Diseases, Citing Remarkable Progress Since 2012

Governments and private donors pledge US$812 million around five-day summit in Geneva; World Health Organization releases data showing medicines to prevent NTDs reach nearly...

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