In Perspective: Meeting local needs in science journalism

Lana Slezic/Panos By David Dickson - SciDev.Net The idea that, to be successful, a technology must meet local needs, conditions and resources, has gradually superseded 'one...

Rwanda workshop to focus on mainstreaming land policy and governance into national developmental plan

The workshop successfully provided inputs to the study report on mainstreaming land in agriculture in Madagascar and identified the entry points for the ministry...

Keringet refreshes its identity with a new stylish Eco-bottle

Bottled water is now a mainstream consumable within all middle and upper-income households, representing a market worth billions of shillings. However, the total market...

SA keen to meet UN goals on water

By -Minister of Water and Sanitation, Nomvula Mokonyane Since time immemorial humankind has had a special relationship with water. Its life-giving essence has been the...

New dams to bring Algeria a step closer to water security

Algeria's efforts to improve water security will take a big step forward in the next two and a half years as a series of...

African Union and UNESCO to Commemorate World Press Freedom Day

World Press Freedom Day (WPFD) will be celebrated tomorrow, Thursday 3rd May 2012 under the theme: “New Voices: Media Freedom Helping to Transform Societies”....

Nigeria must press ahead with GM crops

Nigeria must pass a biosafety law so the country's farmers can reap the benefits of GM technology, says Ademola A. Adenle. Genetic modification (GM) has...

Tanzania’s ANSAF wins 2013 ONE Africa Award

Agricultural Non-State Actors Forum (ANSAF) of Tanzania has been named winner of the 2013 ONE Africa Award. The announcement was made today by ONE’s Africa...

Urgent need to build research capacity in Africa

By– SAnews.gov.za Pretoria - Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor says the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has illustrated the urgent need to accelerate focused...

Inaugural Global Science Forum in Africa Concludes with Pledge to Bring Young Scientists Out...

Next Einstein Forum Announces New Initiatives to Further Strengthen Africa’s STEM Research Opportunities. With science taking center stage, the Next Einstein Forum’s Global Gathering, Africa’s...

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