re: AfricaTech

Arica not only provides the world’s suppy of lithium and cobalt, it’s also a huge potential market for technological solutions to leap-frogging the developing that 1st world participants had to endure. Solar panels, wind turbines, battery storage, satellite internet.

Starting this to keep articles of interest.

The Sustainability Politics of Lithium-Ion Batteries

Smart drones to be tested in battle against East Africa locust swarms

Drone farming to plant seeds Background article:

CommonBond is helping build schools for young students in the developing world. That’s a better way to do business.