Why the US-Africa Summit issues ?
Within the lead-up to the three-day U.S-Africa Leaders Summit, Biden administration officers have performed down their rising concern concerning the clout of China and Russia in Africa. As an alternative, the US says it’s targeted on enhancing its cooperation with African leaders. Dr.Ayoade Alakija, the WHO Particular Envoy for the ACT-Accelerator joins us on this dialog. She shared insights on the significance of the summit and it is key focus, from the African perspective.
South Africa’s blueprint for healthcare innovation
South Africa’s Afrigen Biologics is paving the best way for the event that would present a brand new blueprint for healthcare innovation and international entry to biologic medicine and vaccines
It has change into the central hub of a pilot undertaking created by the WHO to share know-how on making mRNA vaccines with “spokes”, or producers, from greater than 20 nations.
Kenya overtakes South Africa because the main avocado exporter
This yr Kenya turned the primary African nation to export recent avocados to China. Regardless of the export milestones achieved, solely 10 p.c of the whole avocado manufacturing is exported indicating that the market but to be totally exploited. The Kenyan avocado market is presently valued at about $ 150 millionThe following story seeks to discover how the nation has made the milestones within the avocado export market.
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Kenya: Digital actuality used to show college students about plastic air pollution, local weather change
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