SOMALIA: Life for Mogadishu displaced still “extremely difficult”

SOMALIA: Life for Mogadishu displaced still “extremely difficult”

Mark Yarnell – WNN Improve It (WNN/RI) Mogadishu, SOMALIA, AFRICA: Mogadishu is being revitalized. During the five days I spent in the Somali capital last week, I saw first-hand the city’s development and increasing vibrancy. New businesses are popping up around every corner, local markets are buzzing with commercial activity, and there are traffic jams […]

AFRICA: New mobile technology tracks pandemics through Fluphone

AFRICA: New mobile technology tracks pandemics through Fluphone

WNN Improve It (WNN-Cambridge) UK/AFRICA/GLOBAL: A mobile phone app developed by University of Cambridge researchers that tracks how people behave during an epidemic could be used to limit disease spread. Influenza is sweeping the UK, schools are closing, workplaces are short-staffed, and the race for a vaccine has begun: all the elements of a scenario […]