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South Africa: DST plans African science network

South Africa: DST plans African science network

September 12, 2011 at 09:03

The Department of Science and Technology (DST) will increase the number of science centres across SA to encourage the uptake of science and technology careers.

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South Africa: Country to Increase Science Centres

South Africa: Country to Increase Science Centres

September 9, 2011 at 11:30

Cape Town — Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor has promised to increase the number of science centres in the country in a bid to help the youth “reach their […]

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Nigeria training teachers in ICT

Nigeria training teachers in ICT

September 9, 2011 at 10:30

The Nigerian government is looking to increase education and training in the information and communications sector. All Africa ICT reported that more than 4,000 school teachers will take part in […]

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South Africa: Students Learn About Geological Sciences

South Africa: Students Learn About Geological Sciences

September 8, 2011 at 10:20

The Council for GeoScience (CGS) once again entrusted Moving Ads South Africa to execute its National Science Week activation at schools around Gauteng.

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Region Launches Agricultural Research Centre

Region Launches Agricultural Research Centre

September 8, 2011 at 09:52

The launch of a regional agricultural research centre has demonstrated SADC’s commitment to improving food security in the region.

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The women bringing solar power to Sierra Leone

The women bringing solar power to Sierra Leone

September 6, 2011 at 13:08

Sierra Leone – An Indian college has trained 12 Sierra Leonean women to become solar engineers as part of a drive to bring electricity to rural communities.

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OLPC scheme will breed the IT expertise the country needs

OLPC scheme will breed the IT expertise the country needs

September 5, 2011 at 14:58

Rwanda – The One Laptop Per Child programme (OLPC) has seen primary school children across the country learn how to use laptops as the education system is revolutionalised to include […]

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Tech4Africa launches award, calls for entries

Tech4Africa launches award, calls for entries

September 1, 2011 at 13:28

Tech4Africa, the continent’s only web and emerging technology conference, is calling for entries to its inaugural Tech4Africa Innovation Award.

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EAST AFRICA: Education Ministers adopt harmonisation report

EAST AFRICA: Education Ministers adopt harmonisation report

August 24, 2011 at 15:03

Education Ministers in the East African Community have adopted a report that could advance the planned harmonisation of education systems in the region. The master plan details how to harmonise […]

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South Africa: Renewed focus on teachers

South Africa: Renewed focus on teachers

August 23, 2011 at 10:22

Cape Town – The Department of Basic Education is strengthening its campaign to attract young people to take up teaching through the Funza Lushaka Bursary initiative. From next month, the […]

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