S Africans must get excited about SKA – Zuma

Carnarvon - South Africans must get excited about hosting the world's largest telescope - the Square Kilometre Array (SKA), says President Jacob Zuma. Zuma, who...

SA: Students need vocational education

By: Thandisizwe Mgudlwa - AfricanBrains Vocational education and training is clearly the answer for most students who can't enter the university system. That is why experts...

South Africa women in business compares favourably to global situation

South Africa compares favourably to the rest of the world with 28% of senior management positions held by women, but more innovation is needed...

Cloud is changing South Africa’s business continuity industry

“The growing move to cloud computing has the potential to change the way not only that companies implement business continuity and disaster recovery, but...

Tackling the real crisis in science communication

The shortage of credible and diverse voices in science undermines the capacity of journalists to respond to development challenges. When reviewing the agenda of the...

SA: Business Leaders take on Educational Crisis

Businesses across South Africa are taking up a challenge to use their organisational leadership skills to help combat the crisis in education. This is...

New program aims to spur farm science innovation across East Africa

Launched at the International Livestock Research Institute: Bioresources Innovations Network for Eastern Africa Development (Bio-Innovate) Program NAIROBI (16 March 2011)—A new program that provides grants...

African Technology and Innovation Leaders To Visit MIT

High-ranking African leaders in science, technology and innovation will gather at MIT on September 23 and 24 to explore areas for mutual cooperation. The...

Research Aims To Reduce Deaths Caused by Indoor Air Pollution

The US Agency for International Development (USAID) is supporting the development and evaluation of behavioral approaches to tackle household air pollution. Half of the...
Network for the Coordination and Advancement of Sub-Saharan Africa-EU Science and Technology Cooperation

Africa ‘needs to do more to boost innovation’

This article was originally published on the SciDev.Net Website 31 May 2012. The purpose of the CAAST-Net Stakeholders' conferences is to support science and technology (S&T)...

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