Young Rwandan lady develops mobile app to enhance potato production

Clemence Uwamutarambirwa, a 24-year-old Rwandan lady has developed a mobile phone application set to enhance potato production in the country. The Smart Potato Greenhouse Technology (SPGT) app that uses sensors to monitor soil quality and temperature and can automate...

Escalating local climate resilience finance

Many of us were shocked at how little COVID-19 trade and travel restrictions reduced carbon dioxide emissions in 2020. Despite the world grinding to a virtual halt, emissions fell by just 6.4%, or 2.3 billion tonnes; and the dip is not expected to last. Climate risks...