Bringing people together to improve communication of research findings
C’est un grand plaisir pour nous de vous annoncer la création de l’Alliance de Journalistes Scientifiques Africains de la Diaspora, l’« AJSAD » ou Alliance of African Science…Continue
How will Africa Move to Green Revolution and Feed Scientists Tactics?
Africa faced many challenges which are unresolved…Continue
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Seasonal forecasts can be effective tools for agricultural planners, water resources managers and other decision makers. For example, after torrential rains and floods wreaked havoc in the West African nation of Ghana in 2007, displacing some 400,000 people there, the regional…Continue
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By Syful Islam
DHAKA (AlertNet) - Farmers in Bangladesh's northern Naogaon district are anticipating higher yields thanks to a solar-powered pump that will irrigate around 50 acres of land in area that previously had no access to…Continue
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Ministers Responsible For Meteorology in Africa Meet For the First Time To Address the challenges of Climate Change…Continue
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While women constitute only slightly more than one-quarter of the world’s researchers, women represent 17 % of total Saudi researchers which is higher than that in Germany (12%), Japan (12%) and Korea (11%), and the same as in Luxembourg, according to a recent international report.
"This is the result of qualitative and quantitative improvements in educational, training and engagement opportunities offered to Saudi women through the establishment of more than…
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A new website focusing on Sustainability and the Environment in the Middle East. It addresses topics including sustainable design, environmental protection, energy conservation, climate change, pollution and water, with a focus on the the Middle East
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The more you work in the Middle East, the more you see not only its many wonderful aspects but also the negative elements that undermine development and hold the region back.
One of these is the near-absence of interdisciplinary education.
Starting in the 11th grade, Egyptian students take one of three tracks -- literary, scientific, or mathematical. Whichever track they take, they study almost no subjects in the other tracks from then on, even if they stay in…Continue
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