The climate is changing in the tropics, as with the rest of the world. Changing rainfall patterns and seasons mean many tropical areas are now significantly wetter or drier than they were a century ago.
Until recently models for predicting weather failed to provide accurate forecasts for the tropics, home to 40% of the world’s population and 80% of whom are smallholder farmers. Reliable weather forecasts can minimise risk and maximise yields at every stage of the farming cycle, and can help to double the income for small scale farmers. Read More
From start-up companies to sales people, James Calderbank knows how to spot a winner. The innovative technology expert has a wealth of experience building and managing remote teams for newly emerging companies and has just helped one wireless network provider develop into a global player with revenues of $100 million in EMEA. Read More