• Out of harm’s way

    Out of harm’s way

    Automation and better training are being employed in the move towards increased worker safety in mines

    On the mend

    On the mend

    Africa’s healthcare issues are compounded by inadequate infrastructure and funding, but a range of home-grown technologies, from drone medicine drops to ‘pharmacy ATMs’ are providing solutions.

    Strong medicine

    Strong medicine

    Traditional healers are well placed to provide much-needed healthcare to Africa’s communities. But are they adequately equipped and trained to handle this responsibility?

    Ready for a check-up

    Ready for a check-up

    Using ICT solutions within Africa’s ailing healthcare sector presents an opportunity for improving service delivery.

    A bitter pill

    A bitter pill

    Counterfeit medicines place an even greater strain on already heavily burdened African health systems, but there is progress in tackling them, in a series of regulatory upgrades.