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Neutralising strategies needed for 'acidic' Zambezi

Southern Africa's Zambezi River has become dangerously acidic, say Zambian scientists.

16/11/07

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Invasive weed strangles Zambian park

Wildlife and tourism in the national park of Zambia's Kafue Flats are under threat from an invasive weed.

02/10/07

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India funds ICT training in Zambia

India will give more than US$300 million to establish Zambian training centres for information and communications …

21/09/07

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Malaria mosquito's odour-sensing systems mapped

New information on the chemical sensors in one of the world's deadliest mosquitoes could reduce the spread of …

31/08/07

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Maps help manage Zambian water resources

Satellite images are supplying Zambian authorities with the capacity to improve management of water resources.

10/08/07

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Zambia adamant: no GM

Zambia has rejected new calls to allow GM technology and products into the country.

03/08/07

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Double-up measles vaccine for HIV kids, says study

Children with HIV need repeated doses of the measles vaccine to retain protective levels of antibody in their …

25/07/07

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Lake Victorious: weevils defeat water hyacinths

Scientists have successfully used weevils to rid Lake Victoria of its water hyacinth problem.

11/07/07

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Homespun technology provides HIV-free breastmilk

Researchers have devised a simple method allowing mothers to heat breastmilk to kill off HIV, without compromising …

25/05/07

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Seeds of capacity building in Africa's agriculture

Michael Malakata reports on efforts to fight hunger in Africa by preserving seeds and boosting research into …

22/05/07

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Zambia takes steps towards biosafety law

Zambia has taken steps towards biosafety legislation with a bill to deal with genetically modified organisms.

12/04/07

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African universities link up to offer 'regional PhDs'

A dozen universities in Africa are developing shared doctoral degree programmes aimed at boosting agricultural …

30/03/07

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