• Rwanda hopes to use drones to deliver medical supplies

    Rwanda has launched the world’s first drone delivery service, which will transport medical supplies to remote communities in the country. Initially, the drones – also known as unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) – will transport blood to 21 transfusion centres in the western region of the country, but the programme...
  • This Project In Ghana Uses Drones To Monitor Coastal Erosion

    Scientists using drones to assess a project for preventing coastal erosion in Ghana have identified a need for investing in monitoring to ensure such projects effectiveness and sustainability. Scientists from Germany and Ghana who are studying the US$90 million Keta Sea Defence project (KSDP) — completed in 2004 —...