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Health - Health: Expert wants governments to tap agriculture for job creation - Saturday, 19 April 2014 04:49
Agriculture - Agriculture: East African Countries fast-track harmonised policy on biosafety - Thursday, 17 April 2014 13:40
Health - Health: Nigeria turns to herbal concoctions to fight malaria - Wednesday, 16 April 2014 08:38
Environment - Environment: Study: deforestation could intensify climate change in Congo Basin by half - Tuesday, 15 April 2014 10:36
Health - Health: Diarrhea: Public or Private healthcare, the difference is life or death - Tuesday, 15 April 2014 09:15
Agriculture - Agriculture: Ugandan network to promote Biotechnology in war against Food insecurity - Tuesday, 15 April 2014 09:04
Environment - Environment: Lures of a green economy: Kenya could generate USD45B by 2030 - Tuesday, 15 April 2014 08:52
Environment - Environment: Climate Change: African Government Representatives Gather To Focus On Adaptation - Monday, 14 April 2014 11:07
Health - Health: Population growth: Kenya's Vision 2030 In Jeopardy - Monday, 14 April 2014 09:19

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Expert wants governments to tap agriculture for job creation

The Director General of the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) Dr Nteranya Sanginga has called on Governments to make use of the potential in agriculture to create wealth and jobs.

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East African Countries fast-track harmonised policy on biosafety

The Arusha-based East African Community is fast-tracking her efforts to have a harmonized policy on biosafety.

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Kenya Commits to Delivering Safe Water, Basic Toilets and Hygiene to its People

Kenya has reiterated its commitment to provision of clean water and improvement of sanitation to bolster its' citizen's health at a time when the country is losing over Sh27 billion annually due to poor sanitation and hygiene.

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Nigeria turns to herbal concoctions to fight malaria

Nigerian scientists have turned to natural herbs extract to fight common diseases like malaria, ulcer and fungal related diseases.

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Study: deforestation could intensify climate change in Congo Basin by half

By 2050, deforestation could cause temperatures in the Congo Basin to increase by 0.7 °C. The increase would intensify warming caused by greenhouse gases by half, according to a study by researchers at the University of Leuven, Belgium.

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Diarrhea: Public or Private healthcare, the difference is life or death

Tens of thousands of African children's lives could be lost each year from diarrheal diseases that are effectively treatable with inexpensive oral rehydration salts depending on where they first seek treatment, researchers conclude in a report published online today in…

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Ugandan network to promote Biotechnology in war against Food insecurity

In Uganda, food security presents a daunting challenge. As a result, more than 1/3 of Ugandan children suffer from stunting—failure to grow to the normal height for their age—despite 81 percent of Uganda’s population working in the agricultural sector. 

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Lures of a green economy: Kenya could generate USD45B by 2030

Kenya could benefit from USD 45 billion by 2030 if it transit to a green economy a new study launched Tuesday by the Government of Kenya and the UN Environment Programme shows.

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Population growth: Kenya's Vision 2030 In Jeopardy

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Written by Cheki Abuje Monday, 14 April 2014 09:19

The Government of Kenya’s spirited effort to realize its economic blue print---Vision 2030--- hangs in balance following the rapidly swelling population. The National Council for population and Development (NCPD), has disclosed.

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Climate change: IPCC says there is still remedial time

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Written by Raymond Gichuki Monday, 14 April 2014 09:13

Although the challenge posed by the climate change is great, the latest assessment report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change in Berlin on Sunday however shows that there is time to turn back the tide.

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Coffee Focus: International Network Convenes in Rwanda to Solve “Potato Taste” Challenge

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Written by Ainable Twahinira Friday, 11 April 2014 06:47

“Your presence here is a vote of confidence in Rwandan coffee,” George Kayonga, head of Rwanda’s National Agricultural Export Development Board (NAEB), told Coffee Research Symposium attendees on March 17. A vote of confidence, in this case, as over 150 representatives from academia, private sector, government, and international organizations assembled in Kigali to discuss a challenge threatening to reduce confidence in Rwanda’s high quality coffee.

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