Making IoT work for Africa’s oil and gas companies

The global oil and gas industry is undergoing a period of unprecedented change and disruption. Falling crude oil prices have put immense strain on the entire oil value chain, while the increasing availability and affordability of renewable energy sources means…
What’s Next for Global AgTech

Twenty-sixteen was a year of contrasts for the agriculture technology startup market and paves the way for the sector’s next generation of technologies in 2017. Last month, we published the 2016 AgTech Investing Report, detailing $3.23 billion in investment across…
How to Encourage the Adoption of Agtech Innovation in India

Editor’s Note: Hemendra Mathur is agribusiness investment lead and venture partner at Bharat Innovations Fund, a new $150 million early stage fund with a focus on agtech, cleantech, health-tech and enterprise-tech ventures. Mathur previously worked at SEAF India Investment Advisors and Yes…
African Challenges to African Development

The parlous story of African economic and social development since independence best expressed in the failure to achieve the autonomous capacity for self-actuated development and in particular to create conditions of national and continental modern mass production and prosperity is…