Help Address the Inequality

Help Address the Inequality The Sahel and West Africa club have identified several policies and customs which put African girls and women at a disadvantage. Read here their analysis of the economic and human rights consequences that result from gender disparity, along...

We Have Much Further To Go

We Have Much Further To Go Women in Africa have gained much ground and recognition in the sciences, but we have much further to go.  This article, shared my former President of Mauritius Ameenah Gurib, highlights some of the challenges and ways forward for women:...
Basic and Applied Science

Basic and Applied Science

Basic and Applied Science Quite a bit has been said and written about the dismal state of science and research in Africa. Africa lags behind all other continents in terms of indices of scientific activity as measured by the number of academic researchers per 1 million...
Mining and Metallurgy

Mining and Metallurgy

Mining and Metallurgy Africa has abundant natural resources which include Critical Raw Materials (CRM) which are fundamental to the modern economies of other countries. Further, among the CRM are the critical earth minerals which are critical to high tech industry and...
Health Challenges and Opportunities across Africa

Health Challenges and Opportunities across Africa

Health Challenges and Opportunities across Africa Introduction To conduct effective scientific research and hence advance science for improving medical care and public health, the context, disease burden and problems hindering good medical research must be clearly...
Agriculture in Africa

Agriculture in Africa

Agriculture in Africa Agriculture in Africa could be a major key to unlocking rapid economic growth across Africa. It estimated that more than 65% of the world’s arable land is located in Africa. And, while 61% of Africans work in agriculture, the sector...