African Banks Turn to IBM to Support New Wave of Innovation

IBM last year announced details of five strategic agreements in the Kenyan financial services sector as banks across Africa turn to advanced technologies to...

Groundbreaking Index Launched to Empower Women and Fight Hunger

A significant new breakthrough in the measurement of women's empowerment in developing countries was launched on February 27. The "Women's Empowerment in Agriculture Index"...

African, Caribbean & Pacific (ACP) discuss enhanced cooperation

The meeting of the Advisory Committee (AC) on Science and Technology for ACP Agricultural and Rural Development on “Safeguarding the ACP Food System through...

Winner of Nature Challenge Africa Named

The Nature Challenge Africa, a green business initiative launched in August 2011 by Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF) Kenya, in partnership with NETFUND concluded...

Project Incubator Award launched in SA with US$15,000 cash prize

EMRC and the Rabobank Foundation officially launched the Project Incubator Award for the AgriBusiness Forum 2011, to be held from 16-19 October 2011 in...

MPEG LA® Licensing Model Featured at Conference on Food Security

World one-stop patent licensing leader MPEG LA discussed its “many-to-many” licensing model, at a conference on Food Security last week, as providing for open...

Reality TV show gives Kenyan farms a makeover

This article was originally published on the SciDev.Net Website 23 May 2012. An innovative approach to education in agriculture has been launched in an unusual guise. Kenyan small...

Washing Malaria Away: African Students Invent Mosquito-Repelling Soap

For decades scientists have invested vast amounts of energy to find viable solutions to fight malaria which up to date is the leading cause...

Jumpstart Africa to Revolutionize How the World Supports Africa

Pioneering Crowdfunding Platform Connects People with a Passion for Africa with the Continent's Brightest Minds to Help Them Raise Money for their Innovative and...

NEC Display Solutions appoints Edit Microsystems (Pty) Ltd as a preferred partner

NEC Display Solutions Southern Africa is pleased to announce the appointment of a new preferred partner, Edit Microsystems (Pty) Ltd. Edit Microsystems has been...

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