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Mobile Connections in Sub-Saharan Africa Increase 20 Per Cent to 500 Million in 2013 and Are Expected to Increase by an Additional 50 Per Cent by 2018
CAPE-TOWN, South-Africa /African Press Organization (APO)/ – The Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of International Cooperation, attended the World Economic Forum on Africa, Grow Africa Investment Forum, and G-8 New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition Leadership Council in Cape Town, South Africa, to promote private sector partnerships as a way to achieve innovative solutions to the challenges facing sustainable agricultural development, food security, and nutrition in Africa.
“Creating business and market opportunities for Africa’s poor is key to advancing sustainable development in the region.” UNDP Report
CAPE-TOWN, South-Africa, May 10, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ – Involving low-income communities in markets and businesses across Africa is essential for economic growth to translate into sustainable development, according to a United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) report released today.
Solar power in the Middle East seems simultaneously logical with sun-scorched deserts everywhere, and illogical, all that oil, at the same time.
“I think energy efficiency and management in the short to long term is the way to go and this conference’s emphasis on ways to improve these is impressive.”
African Education Week to gather experts in Johannesburg in June
Eritrean Center for Strategic Studies, ECSS
41 African countries have joined the Initiative
There is a general lack of understanding about the merits, as well as the pedagogic use of technology in education, and while South Africa has an advocacy programme, there is still a lot more work to be done in this area. Kobus van Wyk of Mustek shares some e-learning best practices for this year. Kobus is a longstanding contributor to African Education Week and a member of the conference committee. He will join the E-learning in action panel at African Education Week.