Technology is changing how plant diseases are recognised and dealt with by small scale farmers in Africa.
Creating more opportunities for young women and girls to work and earn money is a possible solution to early marriages. Subsidising secondary education to keep poorer girls in school is another.
Scholars have started to investigate what it really means to be middle class in Africa.
The UK political elite is overestimating the power of the Commonwealth’s brand in Africa as it seeks new partners in the wake of Brexit.