African entrepreneurs to design Weather Stations

Buffer Michel Jarraud, Secretary General of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said during a UN Climate Change conference that “Weather monitoring systems in Africa are deteriorating and require improvement if we were to meet the challenges of climate change”. Africa which covers a fifth of the total land area of the world has the worse [...]

ColaLife wins Design Award

Buffer ColaLife, the project that founder Simon Berry spoke about at the very first Africa Gathering has won the Product Design category at the prestigious Designs of the Year awards, held at London’s Design Museum. The actual product that won Kit Yamoyo has been designed by ColaLife and PI Global. The competition in this category [...]

AG2013 Theme Announced

Buffer Theme: Hands on technology: The rise of the makers, the dynamic and the disruptive thinkers of Africa We are excited to announce our 5th Anniversary conference, which will take place this June in London. The conference theme is: Hands on technology: The rise of the makers, the dynamic and the disruptive thinkers of Africa. [...]