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Pricoil Ghana Wins Technology and Innovation Award

Pricoil Ghana Wins Technology and Innovation Award

November 25, 2011 at 13:53

Pricoil Ghana wins Innovation Award for the Year 2011 at the African Excellence Awards Banquet in Cape Town, South Africa.

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Awards will go to scientists in Ghana, Tanzania

Awards will go to scientists in Ghana, Tanzania

November 10, 2011 at 12:16

[ACCRA] A scheme aiming to build research capacity in Ghana and Tanzania by supporting promising individual scientists is entering its second phase.

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Rising sea levels threaten Ghana’s coastal communities

Rising sea levels threaten Ghana’s coastal communities

October 24, 2011 at 12:00

[ACCRA] Ghana will experience increased flooding brought on by rising sea levels caused by global warming, a modelling study has predicted.

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Trial success may mean 2015 release for malaria vaccine

Trial success may mean 2015 release for malaria vaccine

October 24, 2011 at 08:00

CAPE TOWN] The first malaria vaccine could be ready for use by 2015, according to experts reporting encouraging results from a phase III trial, although further data are needed before […]

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AFRICA: Call to translate research spend into results

AFRICA: Call to translate research spend into results

October 20, 2011 at 16:50

African governments have been called on to make it mandatory for higher education institutions to have policies on research. There also needs to be increased focus on the link between […]

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We have the tools to prevent another famine in Africa

We have the tools to prevent another famine in Africa

October 11, 2011 at 09:50

Long-term investments in agriculture and a focus on helping smallholder farmers with existing tools are crucial for avoiding another food crisis on the scale of that seen in the Horn […]

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GTUC ventures into healthcare

GTUC ventures into healthcare

October 10, 2011 at 16:20

The Ghana Telecom University College (GTUC) is partnering the Aalborg University of Denmark to explore how Information Communication and Technology (ICT) could be used as a leverage to address the […]

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In African agriculture, information is power

In African agriculture, information is power

September 15, 2011 at 09:30

Ghana: You don’t have to spend long in many African agricultural markets to realise the need for better information. Farmers lack prices, traders need transport and new contacts, projects and […]

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Ethiopia to host fourth African Institute of Mathematical Sciences

Ethiopia to host fourth African Institute of Mathematical Sciences

July 26, 2011 at 11:21

[ADDIS ABABA] Ethiopia hopes to become the next African centre of excellence in mathematical sciences, after Ghana, Senegal and South Africa, with the opening of the fourth African Institute of […]

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West Africa Cable System lands in Ghana

May 19, 2011 at 20:11

The West Africa Cable System (WACS) over the weekend landed on the shores of Ghana, gearing the country up for an unprecedented information communication technological revolution.

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