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Breaking barriers: Inclusive innovation for a fairer future

Mail Guardian South Africa 22 Apr 2024
Such approaches are beneficial in places like South Africa, where severe economic and social problems are still prevalent ... One striking example is the creation of affordable water filters in sub-Saharan Africa.

Life in the Plastocene: Solutions to the Plastics Plague

WhoWhatWhy 22 Apr 2024
And they cost at least 30 percent less than traditional materials; as a bonus, all this generates jobs in trash collection and processing. From Bogota, this practice has now spread to Africa and India.

Oracle bone script art exhibition unveiled in South Africa 21 Apr 2024
Farnaaz Johadine, acting executive director of core functions at Iziko Museums of South Africa, in her speech, noted that, paintings or etchings in natural materials including rock, bone, and wood, ...

1884 review – interactive theatre game invites the neighbours over to resist fascism

The Observer 21 Apr 2024
That conference set imperial history in motion and, by 1902, 90% of Africa had come under western colonial rule ... There is no mention of Africa or the 1884 conference in the protracted first act (though it is mentioned in publicity materials) ... Share ... .

WHO likely to issue wider alert on contaminated J&J cough syrup

GDN Online 20 Apr 2024
The recalled batch of Benylin syrup was made by J&J in South Africa in May 2021, although Kenvue now owns the brand after a spin-off from J&J last year ... South Africa’s ... RAW MATERIALS.

Intra-African Trade Fair generates $120 billion trade-investment deals so far

B & FT Online 20 Apr 2024
The US$120 billion is a representation of new buyers in new markets across Africa, new industries, new sources of raw materials, investment and capital goods, government-to-government deals in ...

WHO says wider alert on contaminated J&J cough syrup ‘likely’

Philenews 19 Apr 2024
The batch of Benylin syrup recalled was made by J&J in South Africa in May 2021, although Kenvue KVUE.N now owns the brand after a spin-off from J&J last year ... South Africa, where the drug was made.

Zuma’s comeback an election bonanza for South African cartoonists

Gulf-Times 19 Apr 2024
... not.“Cartoonists will be the last to go,” said Zapiro, who sports a neat goatee, explaining AI does not “see irony in stuff”.“I’ll never run out of material in a place like South Africa,” he said.

Zuma comeback a gift for South African cartoonists

Taipei Times 19 Apr 2024
South Africa’s most famous cartoonist, Zapiro, says the upcoming elections brought an unexpected gift — the surprise comeback of ... “I’ll never run out of material in a place like South Africa,” he said.

Solar power sector booming but there is little localisation

Independent online (SA) 18 Apr 2024
... carbon cost of solar component manufacture, with the raw materials mined or sourced from Africa, transported to Europe or China for manufacture, and then transported back to South for installation.

ADX-listed E7 Group strikes printing contracts across Africa & Middle East

GCC Business News 18 Apr 2024
These contracts cater to diverse clients in the UAE and Africa, encompassing large-scale outdoor printing, magazines, promotional materials, and textbooks.

Canada's art installation at Venice Biennale rooted in research, history, beauty

North Shore News 16 Apr 2024
"The materials are documents of themselves," she says ... "I never use (materials) just because they're esthetically pleasing," Kiwanga says ... Throughout all that work, she says, runs her interest in what materials have to say for themselves.

NOMQHELE DUBE AND SIPHO NGWENYA: The continent can do so much more for ‘Made in Africa’

Business Day 15 Apr 2024
China, as Sub-Saharan Africa’s largest trade partner, imports about a fifth of the region’s raw materials, including crude oil, metals and copper ... According to the IMF, SA is known to be a gateway for trade and investment in Africa.

Algeria signs Hosting Agreement for Intra-African Trade Fair 2025

Capital Ethiopia 15 Apr 2024
To one who wonders what the US$120 billion represents, African businesses have found buyers in new markets across Africa, industries have found new sources of raw materials, investment and capital ...

China eyes digital, green economy cooperation potential in Africa: MOC

People Daily 12 Apr 2024
... China's direct investment in Africa maintained a growing trend, with projects covering diversified sectors such as building materials, automobiles, home appliances and agricultural product processing.

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