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The World Press Photo Foundation 2019 West Africa Visual Journalism Fellowship (WAVJF)

Application Deadline: 15 October 2019 The World Press Photo Foundation, in collaboration with The Chocolonely Foundation, is launching the West Africa Visual Journalism Fellowship...

How Long Would It Take to Bicycle to the Moon?

Fifty years ago, on July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong became the first human being to step onto the surface of the moon. I still...

British Ecological Society Ecologists in Africa grants 2019 ( £8,000 for research)

Application Deadline: Monday 9 September at 17:00 (BST).  The British Ecological Society grant provides support of up to £8,000 for ecologists in Africa...

Stockholm Water Prize 2020 for water conservation professionals

Application Deadline:September 15th 2019 The world’s most prestigious water award, Stockholm Water Prize, honours women, men and organizations whose work contributes to the conservation...

UN says more support urgently needed to tackle growing food insecurity in the Sahel :...

The United Nations today called on the international donor community to renew a commitment to fight hunger and food insecurity in the Sahel by...
US Senator Warren Pitches New Constraints on Private Equity | Voice of America

US Senator Warren Pitches New Constraints on Private Equity | Voice of America

White House hopeful Elizabeth Warren is proposing new regulations on the private equity industry, pitching constraints designed to end what she decries as “legalized...

UNHCR 100th International Refugee Law Course 2019 (Fully Funded)

Application Deadline:6 September 2019 The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the Institute is pleased to announce its  100th Course on international refugee...

Will The Kinescope Rise Again In The Era Of Deep Fakes?

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The Young Water Fellowship 2019 for young entrepreneurs from East Africa.

Application Deadline: August 18th 2019 The Young Water Fellowship East Africa edition 2019 targets young entrepreneurs from East Africa. Selected Young Water Fellows will...

Food insecurity continues to deepen in South Sudan as funds dry up : FAO in...

Continued efforts to provide farmers, fishers and pastoralists in South Sudan with life-saving emergency livelihood kits are at risk due to a funding shortfall, aggravating the risk...

GDN International Youth Competition 2019 (Win €1000 & Fully Funded to GDN’s 2019 Global...

Application Deadline: August 15th 2019 The Global Development Network (GDN) is hosting its 19th global development conference on the 23-25 October 2019, to facilitate...
Better design could make mobile devices easier for seniors to use

Better design could make mobile devices easier for seniors to use

Source: Edward Henry Steinfeld, SUNY Distinguished Professor of Architecture, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York / The Conversation ...

What Happens When Reproductive Tech Like IVF Goes Awry?

It sounds like the setup to a bad joke: Three couples walk into a fertility clinic. But the punch line—what happened to those families...
A giant leap for humankind -- future Moon missions will include diverse astronauts and more partners

A giant leap for humankind — future Moon missions will include diverse astronauts and...

Source: Sara M. Langston, Assistant Professor of Spaceflight Operations, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University / The Conversation As NASA celebrates the 50th...
Influenza Cases Mount In Australia | Voice of America

Influenza Cases Mount In Australia | Voice of America

SYDNEY - Australia’s annual influenza season started unusually early in 2019, and already there are more than 144,000 confirmed cases. At least 231...

Zimbabwe: Vic Falls School Gets First Innovation Hub

Victoria Falls Primary School in the resort town on Tuesday witnessed the opening of an innovation hub, an information technology lab equipped with TV...

Microsoft Issues State Sponsored Hacking Warning

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Here’s How Elon Musk Plans to Put a Computer in Your Brain

Here’s How Elon Musk Plans to Put a Computer in Your Brain

Elon Musk doesn’t think his newest endeavor, revealed Tuesday night after two years of relative secrecy, will end all human suffering. Just a lot...

Working together for a more resilient world : FAO in Emergencies

19 August marks the anniversary of the bombing of the United Nations headquarters in Baghdad, in which 22 people lost their lives. In 2008,...
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Vodacom announces entry into IoT segment

Vodacom by AKANI CHAUKEJOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – VODACOM, South Africa’s largest mobile network operator has entered the consumer Internet of Things (IoT) market with the...

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