fbpx
Drones deliver vaccines to the ‘last mile’

Drones deliver vaccines to the ‘last mile’

Originally posted on Scidev.net.  Season 4, Episode 41 Poor road networks in Africa make it difficult to transport medical supplies and samples to remote communities, hindering access to healthcare. In this episode of Africa Science Focus, reporter Halima Athumani...
Malawi: Leveraging Drones to Bridge Healthcare Gaps in Malawi

Malawi: Leveraging Drones to Bridge Healthcare Gaps in Malawi

Millions lack access to essential healthcare in sub-Saharan Africa, often due to the tyranny of distance compounded by the growing threats of climate change. Traditional transportation methods struggle in remote areas, leaving life-saving vaccines and medications out...
Unlocking drone potential in healthcare delivery

Unlocking drone potential in healthcare delivery

CNBC Africa is joined by Freddy Nkosi, Senior Director of Global Programs for West and Central Africa, VillageReach, to speak about the transformative impact of drone technology on healthcare delivery in low-resource settings.
Drone Technology Boosts TB Control Efforts in Mangochi

Drone Technology Boosts TB Control Efforts in Mangochi

The introduction of drone technology at Malombe Health Centre has significantly improved the fight against tuberculosis (TB) in Mangochi District. The facility’s TB officer Felix Jameson hailed the drone technology as a game-changer in the fight against TB.