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22 August 2017
Scientists use a mathematical model to predict effective ways of controlling deadly maize lethal necrosis (MLN).
22 August 2017
NAI-researcher Cristina Rodrigues addresses urban inequalities at development research conference in Norway.
22 August 2017
Recently, some crazy scientists in Bristol, UK have discovered how to charge their smartphones with their own pee. By using micro-organisms which feed off their urine and generate electrons as a by-product, they have managed to produce enough electricity to charge a phone or power some lights....
18 August 2017
18-19th October 2017 Berlin, Germany ii2030 will bring together innovators from corporates, startups, the public sector, NGOs, and science to create solutions for a more inclusive society by 2030. The interactive event will employ technology as the engine to manufacture solutions for tomorrow’s...
16 August 2017
Converting forests into farms is not economically viable except in a few regions, says a global study.
16 August 2017
Angolan President José Eduardo dos Santos, the second-longest-serving leader in Africa, will leave office after elections on 23 August. His successor will take over a country seriously shaken since the collapse in oil prices in 2013.
15 August 2017
Vanessa Mukhebi of Mediae Company, reports for Farming First on the latest TV series from the production company that created Shamba Shape Up. We’ve all seen it before. The archetypal symbol of agriculture in Africa is more often than not an elderly African woman spending back-breaking hours in the...