Engage with Wikipedia to share scientific knowledge

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Calls for concerted efforts to strengthen East African Community

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Small farmers in Africa’s battle for agricultural development

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South Africa: Charter to rejuvenate Human Sciences

Johannesburg - Prospective students, who will attend South African universities, can look forward to something new in the field of liberal arts programmes. Higher Education...

Maps.com Makes Charitable Donation to Schools in Tanzania

Santa Barbara based Maps.com, a leading provider of mapping products and services; donated over fifty maps to schools in Tanzania, Africa as part of...

Domestic Consumption Main Contributor to Africa’s Growing E-Waste Problem

In the five countries studied in the report "Where are WEEE in Africa?" (Benin, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Liberia, and Nigeria), between 650,000 and 1,000,000...

How innovation is flourishing at the grassroots

SciDev.Net reporters across the developing world describe exciting initiatives aimed at supporting innovation in local communities and remote areas. From small-scale hydro-powered electricity in Malaysia...

Launch of Namibia’s 16th national immunization days (NIDs) campaign

WHAT:     LAUNCH OF NAMIBIA’S 16TH NATIONAL IMMUNIZATION DAYS (NIDs) CAMPAIGN WHO:     Minister of Health and Social Services, The Hon. Dr Richard Nchabi Kamwi; Governor of...

NEPAD’s 10th Anniversary competition extended to 31 August 2011

The New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) Agency and the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation ACP-EU (CTA) have joined forces in celebrating...

Mobile Technology Unlocks Dairy Farming Potential

Kenya - On a typical day, Susan Wanjiru checks and replies to her emails, updates and checks off items on her appointment book before...

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