Category Archives: Africa Agribusiness

ABCs of Soybean

(Glycine max) Soybean is a leguminous vegetable of the pea family that grows in tropical, subtropical, and temperate climates. Soybean was domesticated in the 11th century BC around northeast of China. It is believed that it might have been introduced … Continue reading

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The top 5 waste management stories in 2014

Year in Review: The circular economy emerged as the new sustainability frontier in waste management. Here’s our pick of the top 5 developments in 2014: 1. Rise of the circular economy The idea of a ‘circular economy’ has been rapidly gaining ground as … Continue reading

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ICT4D course – 15 scholarships available! APPLY NOW

Social networks to empower human rights activists, mobile phones to support health workers, digital maps to respond to humanitarian crises, solar power to produce energy purchasable with mobile money. Are you avid to learn how to use technologies to improve … Continue reading

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