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At the Fablab, youngsters receive guidance on how to transform discarded electronics into functional computers, Africa Rizing reports.  

November 18, 2015

Municipalities can stem obesity with policies that encourage healthy eating and fresh, local produce, the World Cancer Research Fund International says. 

October 30, 2015
Senegal's capital is hoping to become the first city to sell a bond in Sub-Sahara Africa, outside of South Africa.
Christopher Swope and Tidiane Kassé February 19, 2015

The Gates Foundation hopes that developing cities and nations will harness a promising technology, Bill Gates writes on his blog. 

January 16, 2015

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. 

August 6, 2014

Dakar’s “green lung” is under constant threat from locals, developers and the state, Urban Africa reports. 

May 22, 2014
Senegal's capital is using a "high intensity manpower" approach to upgrade its streets and put people to work.
Tidiane Kassé and Aminatou Diop March 31, 2014
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