Infrastructure

AfDB funds US$1.2 million agricultural online project

African farming online portal 1.2mn Africa RenewalThe Association for Strengthening Research in Agriculture in Eastern and Central Africa (ASARECA) is set to carry out a US$1.2mn project to establish an online portal where farming research and information can be shared

Hits: 2557

Read more ...

African sugar industry looking at cogenerating fuel and power

Sugar_cane_parhessiastesAfrican sugar mills are contemplating diversification into power generation and ethanol production in order to increase profits

Hits: 2750

Read more ...

Concerted efforts needed to tackle high perishable supply chain costs

Cool_Logistics_Africa_comFaced with the looming challenge of escalating logistics costs across the cold chain, Africa's perishable shippers and logistics experts have called for the implementation of urgent measures

Hits: 2598

Read more ...

New FAO publication offers social guidance for agricultural investments

Nuba_farming_2Investments in agriculture and rural development are more susceptible to failure when social circumstances affecting livelihoods and food security are not taken into consideration, a new publication from the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) has warned

Hits: 2929

Read more ...

Connected agriculture: The growing role of mobile telephony

rural_comms-kenyaTelecommunications has long been at the centre of global commerce in driving business transformation. Yet recently, mobile communications has become more widely recognised and accepted as an enabler of sustainable growth, especially in Africa and other developing markets

Hits: 2607

Read more ...

Alain Charles Publishing, University House, 11-13 Lower Grosvenor Place, London, SW1W 0EX, UK
T: +44 20 7834 7676, F: +44 20 7973 0076, W: www.alaincharles.com

twn Are you sure that you want to switch to desktop version?