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July 7, 2017Estimated reading time: 10 minutes Read Time

Africa faces the world’s most dramatic health crisis. Accounting for 24% of the global disease burden, the challenges the continent faces are many and complex, with growing inequities in access to health services and health outcomes across the region. Furthermore, the WHO estimates that NCDs are likely to surpass the toll of sickness and death… Read More

PEI chairman, Lord Boateng, discusses PEI exChange with CNBC Africa

July 14, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 0 minutes Less than a minute Read Time

This week, our chairman, the Rt Hon Lord Paul Boateng, discussed the creation of the PEI exChange with Georgie Ndirangu of CNBC Africa. You can watch the clip here. Planet Earth unveils first online matching platform for African development

Win a chance to host a workshop at the #ScienceAfrica UnConference!

May 12, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 1 minute Read Time

A standout feature of the PEI’s #ScienceAfrica UnConference is our interactive, participant-led workshops that examine key issues related to science, tech and innovation on the continent. This year we’re offering anyone with a Big Idea for Africa the opportunity to host a workshop. There are two workshop slots up for grabs, one in the morning… Read More

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