Post Tagged with: "Africa"

Living amid waste. Photo: IRIN/Manoocher Deghati

Clean industrialization critical for Africa to ‘leapfrog’ outdated technologies – Ban

November 24, 2014 at 16:13

Africa needs a green, clean industrialization that leapfrogs outdated, polluting processes and platforms and benefits from new technologies, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said today as the world body marked […]

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Deputy President to attend 2nd Africa-Turkey Summit

Deputy President to attend 2nd Africa-Turkey Summit

November 20, 2014 at 12:30

By- SAnews.gov.za Pretoria – Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday will depart for Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, where he will represent South Africa at the second Africa-Turkey Summit of Heads of State and […]

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Africa’s business leaders named

November 20, 2014 at 10:23

The 2014 winners of the CNBC Africa All Africa Business Leaders Awards Presented by Johnnie Walker Blue Label (AABLA) were announced at the Sandton Convention Centre, in Johannesburg, on Friday […]

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Key insights expected to have a deep impact on enterprise and consumer markets in Africa

November 14, 2014 at 10:43

The ICT industry has undergone some unprecedented developments over the last year. The year 2014 has witnessed continued upheaval, including an upsurge in OTT activity, the launch of viable low-cost […]

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Arterial Network: Driving Africa’s Creative Sector with New Website

November 12, 2014 at 13:03

The General Council of the Arterial Network is currently meeting in Rabat, Morocco, (10-11 November), where Arterial Network is proud to launch its new website, actualizing its mission in becoming […]

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Quality must match quantity in Africa’s education output

November 5, 2014 at 15:57

There have been substantial gains in achieving universal education with net enrollment reaching 90% in developing countries and 77% in Sub-Saharan Africa in 2011, as the United Nations states in […]

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Interconnect Clearinghouse Nigeria Chooses Dialogic to Deliver Interconnection Services in Africa

November 5, 2014 at 14:38

Solution enables enterprises and service providers to address growing demands for multimedia communications while reducing development and deployment costs Dialogic Inc., the Network Fuel company, today announced that Interconnect Clearinghouse […]

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Investing in People-Centered Innovation and Technology Essential to Africa’s Development

November 5, 2014 at 11:15

Innovation and technology can serve as a springboard for economic transformation provided they are driven by people. This was the message put forward by partners and participants at the closing […]

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Mending Kids Brings Google Glass To Africa

November 4, 2014 at 08:28

Mending Kids Promotes and Sponsors Sustainable Pediatric Surgical Programs in Africa Renowned Los Angeles–based pediatric surgeons Dr. Philip K. Frykman, Dr. Marc Levitt, and Dr. Alp Numanoglu, along with the Red […]

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Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon pays a visit to the offices of the non profit technology company Ushahidi and its offshoot, iHub, while in Nairobi, Kenya. UN Photo/Evan Schneider

Wrapping up Kenya visit, UN chief says technology can change future of Africa

November 3, 2014 at 08:36

Technology can help fuel Africa’s development, facilitate peace and secure the continent’s future, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said today, as he wrapped up his trip to Kenya with a visit to […]

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