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Climate change is the biggest global threat to the planet and its effects are especially felt in rural communities. However, tech innovation is helping to make a difference.
Here’s where getting a new venture off the ground is quickest around the world.
As California passes legislation limiting casual employment by tech companies, here's our round-up of news and analysis on what it means for the gig economy.
Universities can improve collaboration by producing a transparent framework and roadmap for developing industry partnerships. Here's how.
Famed Australian photographer Frank Hurley started planning a trip to the Great Barrier Reef in 1920. Little did he know that the challenges he would face would be indicative of the state...
With impressive growth rates and a youthful population, Ethiopia could be an economic powerhouse if it overcomes its structural problems.
A new breed of digitally literate micro-entrepreneurs will be best placed to take advantage of tech platforms to exploit gaps in the market.
Today more than half the world's population lives in cities - and nowhere on earth is urbanising faster than sub-Saharan Africa. For the region's entrepreneurs, this represents a unique o...
Addressing the maternal mortality rate in and around Kakuma refugee camp could set the region's women free to drive it forward economically.
Digital business allow innovative firms to meet unmet demand – which is why Africa provides especially fertile ground.
Africa's state of economic development is similar to when internet giant Alibaba started out in China 20 years ago – raw and ripe with potential.
Digital business can be a force for sustainable development in Africa, but it faces significant obstacles. Here's how to beat them.
With AfCFTA coming into force next year, would-be pan-African success stories need to consider how to operate across such a diverse set of markets.
The continent's vast informal sector is responsible for the majority of employment – but this holds millions back from access to proper financial services.
Innovative clean technology will have a huge role to play in addressing the climate crisis, but many new products and services are foundering in an unfriendly lab-to-market ecosystem. Her...