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The future of our cities


 

In Singapore, there are automated meter readers and drones to detect infectious diseases, autonomous cars, assistive robots in healthcare; and one can travel with ease through the city’s train and bus system with contactless payments. In fact, Singapore has a Digital Government Blueprint, which outlines how the government will better deliver public services through the […]

Is 2020 the year Africa takes charge of its destiny?


 

Does 2020 mark the year Africa steps into its stride and takes charge of its destiny in the 21st century? While we’re still dealing with the disruptive events of this year, I would argue that Africa’s moment has finally come. How we act over the coming months will echo across a generation. Take the correct […]

5 key innovation drivers that redefine virtual meetings


 

Since the implementation of a national lock-down we have witnessed an aggressive adoption of video conferencing technologies such as Google Meet, Zoom and Microsoft Teams as the go-to resources for hosting virtual gatherings ranging from mini-concerts to online classes as well as company meetings, room.sh is a South African born solution produced by the team […]

INNOVATION

Is 2020 the year Africa takes charge of its destiny?

Does 2020 mark the year Africa steps into its stride and takes charge of its destiny in the 21st century? While we’re still dealing with...

EDUCATION

Fractured doesn’t mean broken

When Covid-19 hit, there were only four questions that took primary place in the human anxious hours of 3 am in the morning: Am I...

ECONOMICS

Development finance institutions pledge to sustain Covid-19 mitigation, livelihood recovery

Multilateral development finance institutions have pledged to continue to collaborate in their efforts to mitigate the adverse impact of the Covid-19 pandemic and accelerate...