New Corn Variety Boosts Food Security Across Africa

In times of drought, parched lands yield few, if any, crops, increasing hunger among communities. As one way of boosting food security during these...

Millennium villages project launches second phase

The Millennium Villages Project has launched its second phase, alongside a report stating that it is on track to enable people living in impoverished...

New partnership to enhance rice production in Africa

A new programme aimed at boosting sustainable rice production has begun at the AfricaRice Centre, Cotonou, Republic of Benin. © Agriculture Corner The programme known as...

Potential Addition to Farmers’ Incomes by 2020

Vodafone and Accenture today announced the findings of a ground-breaking new research programme intended to measure the impact of mobile communications on the lives...

UNIDO and AUC team up on Pharma Manufacturing Plan

The implementation of the Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Plan for Africa (PMPA) was the focus of a workshop that ended at the headquarters of the United...

Africa looks to east Asia’s development experiences

From Kenya to Ethiopia, policymakers are looking east in the search for an adaptable development blueprint. A public housing estate in Singapore's Katong residential area....

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