Research in Ghana, India and Kenya shows that more women experience subtle forms of undignified care than they do physical and verbal abuse during childbirth.
African countries need to take into account the effects environmental changes, like climate change, have on their ability to deal with food security, poverty reduction and lowering mortality rates.
Understanding the political economy around maize production puts into context debates on key interventions in the value chain.
The government needs to revise national guidelines to better target PrEP at those that would most benefit from it.
Ghana is taking advantage of its strategic location in Africa
Factors behind the hits and misses of the higher education sector in Kenya and East Africa. What needs to be done to address the problems.
The rapid invasion is a major threat to the environment and rural people’s livelihoods.
Women who survive violence in Kenya are building peace in their communities.
The court case highlighted that key environmental challenges were not adequately covered by the Environmental Impact Assessment
Just 1% of refugees in the world are able to continue education beyond secondary school.
The more people come to a city, the more demand for buildings is amplified.This demand creates pressure from which a range of agencies, motivations and causes arise.
Secrecy around the HIV-positive status of young children in school is denying them the care and support they need for a good start.
Although Kenyan media houses have various accountability systems in place, their implementation is weak and inconsistent.
Kenya appears prepared for Ebola outbreaks, but a lot more can be done.
Some areas of concern remain. These include the mobilisation of local resources, reduction of the fiscal deficit and stabilisation of the national debt.
The aim was to understand intense social problems that accompany people's medical problems.
Researchers around the world are working hard to find a vaccine that is safe and effective.
By placing less emphasis on public opinion, and questioning public morality as the basis of its decision, the latest High Court decision shows that times have indeed changed.
The team found evidence of about 50 lions that had been injured or killed by porcupines since the 17th century.
Evaluation is a critical tool for decisions on improving performance. It also assures that African universities are getting value for money from grants, donations and the like.