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Investing in innovation will reduce unemployment and poverty

South African inventions that have changed the world are all underpinned by research, development and significant financial backing — to lose this would be tragic

Public works to dissolve IDT

The infrastructure entity is slated to be terminated after years of poor performance

More funding, less fashion weeks

Nigeria’s industry needs more support, particularly for new entrants in the business

The flagship projects of the National Lotteries Commission

Grants have been allocated to a range of nongovernmental and other organisations

Highlights from the Financial Year

The NLC has over the past year focused on establishing strategic partnerships with a variety of partners

SMEs hobbled by funding gap

Only 1% of South Africa’s small, medium and micro-sized enterprises ask for formal financing

Student fund gets a human face

Steven Zwane is the scheme’s new boss and wants buy-in to support the business of helping students

Did Trump just sentence 10,000 Nigerian women to death?

Nearly 2 million unwanted pregnancies and thousands of deaths would have been prevented had Trump not pulled funding for reproductive health.

​#AIDS2016: Five things to watch out for at the International Aids Conference 2016

The International Aids Conference returns to Durban after 16 years. This year heralds the HIV prevention revolution that is underway.

#AIDS2016: As donor funding falls, SA must come up with a plan to stretch HIV bucks

It will cost the country R30-billion a year to treat and prevent HIV by 2020, so the state has to lower costs and be clever with its health spending.

Agriculture research suffers as little funding cuts resources

A new report paints a picture of a severely underfunded Agricultural Research Council trying to do the best with the resources available to it.

Bitter tune: Aria troupe defies area bankrollers

Cape Town Opera is receiving flak from funders for taking its singers abroad, despite its successes there.

Absa announces end of political party funding

Absa says it has stopped all political donations, having previously supported all political parties with three or more seats in the National Assembly.

‘Let private skills come to NHI’s aid’

Mia Malan reports on the challenges of involving medical schemes in the administration of the National Health Insurance scheme.

Funding crisis looms large

HIV counsellors play a vital role in Lesotho's health system, but the money is running out.

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