Plunder of timber and fisheries is holding Africa back – Kofi Annan

This year’s Africa Progress Report calls on African leaders to tackle inequality and demands global community tackle plunder of continent’s natural resources Africa’s rich natural...

Anti-mosquito drives stumble at final ten per cent

Eliminating malaria by controlling mosquitoes may prove impossible unless control programmes consider that mosquitoes reproduce faster as their numbers dwindle, says a study. Insecticide-treated nets...

The Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP) is having positive effects toward greater food...

The Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP) is having a positive impact on food and nutrition security in countries that are implementing it, according...

Initiative designed to help Kenyan Farmers cope with Climate Change

New Initiative designed to help farmers cope with Climate Change in Kenya   The UKaid funded Finance Innovation for Climate Change has designed an initiative...

The joint winners of Kuwait’s Al-Sumait Prize for African Development for 2018 received their...

The award recognizes and honours individuals or institutions that help advance economic and social development, human resources development and infrastructure in Africa His Highness Sheikh...

“Global Health 2035: A World Converging within a Generation” – Report

A report on investing in health and health financing released for the first time in Johannesburg, Tunis and London – December 3, 2013 The African...

SA: Marine biologist’s new children’s book now available

Did you know that a sea-star feeds by pushing its stomach out through its mouth and placing it directly over its prey? Did you...

SA ploughs R798m into National Research Foundation

Pretoria - Science and Technology Minister Derek Hanekom has approved the transfer of R798 million to the National Research Foundation (NRF) for human resource...

Biomed Analysis: Eliminating sleeping sickness for good

After recent gains against trypanosomiasis, new diagnostic and treatment tools mean we can make the final push, says Priya Shetty. Once again we are close to...

Ghana shares cocoa know-how with Liberia

Liberia's cocoa industry, destroyed by its recent civil war, could be revitalised by a collaboration with Ghana, one of the world's major cocoa producers. Representatives...

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