SA sharpens its research quality

By– SAnews.gov.za Cape Town – Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor says the launch of a South African Research Infrastructure Roadmap is significant, as it...

Protecting Innovators – The Reason for AfricanBrains

Our recent post "Kenya: High Costs Deny Students Ability to Patent Innovations" talks of how students in Kenya are losing out on having their...

South Africa: Women honoured for water projects

Durban - South African women who have contributed towards protecting and conserving water sources in communities have been acknowledged by government through the Women...

Not easy to ditch coal, says South Africa

Durban - Government has acknowledged that South Africa will probably continue to make use of coal as a primary source of energy for the...

SA: Global partners join forces on SKA

The world's biggest telescope project has taken a crucial step forward, with its international partners joining forces and agreeing funding for the detailed design...

Africa: Govts Urged to Focus On Research, Development

African governments should introduce a small levy on exports of minerals to be channelled towards funding research and development of the resources. Analysts contend that...

On World Sight Day, MSD and Partners Mark 25 Years of Successful Collaboration To...

Partnership efforts result in interruption of disease transmission in nine regions within five countries in Africa •    World Health Organization commends the MECTIZAN® Donation Program on...

Cassava’s huge potential as 21st Century crop / FAO offers sustainable farming model to...

Save and Grow, an environmentally-friendly farming model promoted by FAO, can sustainably increase cassava yields by up to 400 percent and help turn this...

We need a global treaty on health research for the poor

It's time to move from debate to action with new mechanisms for funding research into diseases faced by developing countries. In the current financial and...

Young scientists convene in Johannesburg for 38th annual Eskom Expo

The four-day event brings together young bright minds from South Africa, Lesotho, Namibia, Kenya, Nigeria, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Tanzania and Mexico. Tomorrow's young scientists have...

Most Popular