July 1, 2014, 10:30 a.m.
Sixteen Accelerator Projects funded under Phase 3 of FI-PPP will commence open Calls for distribution of grants to develop applications from September 2014.
June 6, 2014, 10:19 a.m.
The Tech4Dev 2014 Conference, which is the third International Conference on Technologies for Development takes place in Lausanne from 04 – 06 June, organised by the UNESCO Chair in Technologies for Development hosted by CODEV.
June 5, 2014, 10:17 a.m.
Hosted by the Government of Mauritius through the Ministry of Information Communication Technology and National Computer Board, Supported by the European Commission (EC) and African Union Commission (AUC), IST-Africa 2014 (06 – 09 May) was the ninth in an annual series of Ministerial Level Technology Research Conferences. IST-Africa 2014 was technically co-sponsored by IEEE Mauritius Subsection and IEEE UK & Ireland Social Implications of Technology Chapter.
May 29, 2014, 10:14 a.m.
The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) first Human Capital Strategy (HCS) was approved by the Board of Executive Directors on 28 May 2014 in Tunis. This four-year strategy, which is focused on Skills and Technology, provides the operational framework for the Bank’s interventions in development in areas such as education, skills development, health, science, technology, innovation, social protection, safety nets and youth employment. The vision is to build skills and make the most efficient use of new technologies to improve competitiveness and create jobs.
April 8, 2014, 9:55 a.m.
The Fourth EU-Africa Summit took place in Brussels from 02 - 03 April 2014, focused on the theme of "Investing in People, Prosperity and Peace".