Biotechnology Part of the Solution to Africa’s Food Insecurity, Scientists Say

A growing number of African countries are increasingly becoming food insecure as delayed and insufficient rainfall, as well as crop damaging pests such as...

Agricultural jobs for youth in Africa in the spotlight at High-Level Continental Conference

Engaging young people through use of information and communication technologies as a solution to end hunger and poverty The Youth Employment in Agriculture Conference will...

UCT students win women-only hackathon

Students from the University of Cape Town won a trip to an international conference in the US at a women-only hackathon. A group of female...

Protecting Privacy and Personal Data Key to Digital Economy in Africa, says Internet Society

Internet Society and African Union Commission launch guidelines on Personal Data Protection Today at the Africa Internet Summit in Dakar, Senegal, the Internet Society and...

Investment in infrastructure a necessity

GE to supply power generation technology for Ghana’s 400 MW Bridge Power project. Upon completion, it will be Africa’s first LPG fired power plant and...

Mini Grids Deployment in Sub-Saharan Africa to be Boosted at Nairobi Summit

The 4th Africa Mini Grids Summit 2018 will convene this month on March 21-22 in Nairobi, Kenya. This fourth edition of the Africa-wide conference...

Access Power and FMO launch second edition of Solar ‘Shark Tank’ Competition for Innovative...

Submission window opens as Solar Projects Compete for US$ 100,000 Grant to Develop their Projects FMO (www.FMO.nl), the Dutch development bank, and Access Power (www.Access-Power.com),...

Africa on the verge of winning the fight against Neglected Tropical Diseases

Today, 30 years after a major donation of medication by Merck & Co, a pharmaceutical company, and after 20 years of the success of...

Three outstanding African innovations walk away with Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) 2017 total...

Winning innovations demonstrate high level of proficiency in energy efficient and healthcare-related solutions The sixth edition of the coveted Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) (http://InnovationPrizeForAfrica.org)...

Uganda Celebrates African Vaccination Week

Uganda Celebrates African Vaccination Week - Source: Ministry of Health - Republic of Uganda Syngenta and USAID/ Feed the Future Invest $1.8 million to...

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