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Affordable Space Programmes Becoming Part Of South’s Development

Space: the final frontier. At least that was how heading off into the stars was portrayed in cult television and film series Star Trek. While many countries are working to raise living standards and eradicate poverty on earth, some are also looking to space for solutions to earth-bound problems. Traditional space programmes were government-led and […]

Affordable Space Programmes Becoming Part of South’s Development

By David South, Development Challenges, South-South Solutions SOUTH-SOUTH CASE STUDY Space: the final frontier. At least that was how heading off into the stars was portrayed in cult television and film series Star Trek. While many countries are working to raise living standards and eradicate poverty on earth, some are also looking to space for […]

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Poorest Countries Being Harmed by Euro Currency Crisis

By David South, Development Challenges, South-South Solutions SOUTH-SOUTH CASE STUDY  The ongoing economic crisis in Europe is forecast to harm the economies of the world’s poorest countries if it continues, according to a study by the United Kingdom’s Overseas Development Institute (ODI) (odi.org.uk). As an example, Kenya’s shilling currency has weakened and increased the cost of […]

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Innovative Ways to Collect Water from Air

By David South, Development Challenges, South-South Solutions SOUTH-SOUTH CASE STUDY  World water resources are being depleted quickly as populations grow, urbanize and demand better living standards. Many scientists believe we are reaching peak water – the point at which fresh water is consumed faster than it is replenished. According to Ensia (ensia.com), a magazine showcasing environmental […]