Global goals. Local solutions.
At the Fablab, youngsters receive guidance on how to transform discarded electronics into functional computers, Africa Rizing reports.
Municipalities can stem obesity with policies that encourage healthy eating and fresh, local produce, the World Cancer Research Fund International says.
The Gates Foundation hopes that developing cities and nations will harness a promising technology, Bill Gates writes on his blog.
Dakar’s well-run sanitation services are a stark contrast to neglect in Accra, writes the director of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Water, Sanitation and Hygiene program.
Dakar’s “green lung” is under constant threat from locals, developers and the state, Urban Africa reports.