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Teaching all young people universal basic skills by 2030 will give a huge boost to the GDP

Ministers and education officials from a wide range of countries and international agencies recently converged on Incheon in the Republic of Korea to discuss a new set of development goals at the  1,052 more words

Drones - Electricity - Africa

Most readers would wonder what these three words might have in common; power distribution integrity. One major factor hindering power distribution in the African continent and most developing nations is the poor return on investment when electricity is stolen by local communities.  346 more words

Developing Nations

Connecting Asia

When it comes to speed of adoption, nothing quite compares to how quickly South-East Asian countries’ mobile penetration rose in the last five years. The most competitive economies in South-East Asia (according to the World Economic Forum’s  586 more words

Innovation & Tech

DSBS ISA Travel Bursaries for developing nations

We are delighted to announce that the INDEEP application to the International Seabed Authority Endowment Fund was successful in securing funds to support 6 colleagues from developing and emerging nations to attend the upcoming 14th Deep-Sea Biology Symposium.  145 more words

INDEEP

Achieving CSR; Government, NGOs and Corporations as Stakeholders.

The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) has defined Corporate Social responsibility as “the commitment of business to contribute to sustainable economic development, working with employees, their families, the local community and society at large to improve their quality of life”. 1,302 more words

Sustainable Energy Now

The world has never been closer to achieving the dream of a more sustainable and secure energy future. Renewable energy from the wind and sun is… 863 more words

Global

Low-cost incubator warms babies with hypothermia

Futurity features low cost incubator to support babies suffering from hypothermia. The IncuBaby could cost as little as $300 US dollars, compared to the usual $35,000.

Source: Futurity

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