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How combining and fermenting grains can help nutrition in Africa

How combining and fermenting grains can help nutrition in Africa

Source: Kwaku Gyebi Duodu, Associate professor, food chemistry, University of Pretoria / The Conversation With the emergence of climate change,...
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ECA pledges practical support to Angola’s economic reform

Luanda/Yaounde, 20 May 2019 (ECA) – The UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) has established three work streams aimed at supporting Angola on its...
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Historian works to ‘humanize those enslaved’ at Fort Monroe

This June 11, 2008 file photo shows some of the fortifications inside the moat at Fort Monroe in Hampton, Va. Casemate Museum Historian Robert...
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Rwanda: World Bank Pledges U.S.$200 Million to Rwanda’s Education Sector

By Emmanuel NtirenganyaThe World Bank and the Government of Rwanda are to soon embark on a $200 million (Rwf180bn) project which is expected to...
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Préparer les diplômés africains aux emplois d’aujourd’hui

Beaucoup d’Africains diplômés ne décrochent pas d’emploi. Ruth Rono a obtenu son diplôme de l’Université de Chuka, au Kenya, en 2015, avec mention très bien....
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Ghana: Group, Minority Demo Against Shutdown of 2 Radio Stations

By Julius Yao PetetsiHUNDREDS of Ghanaians yesterday poured onto the streets of Accra to protest against what they say is the attack on press...
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Musique africaine : aller-retour Cotonou-La Havane

Dimanche soir à Aba House, un bar en plein air de Lomé,  la capitale togolaise : d`élégants jeunes gens en tenues africaines modernes occupent...
In South Africa, unhealthy food choices are everywhere

In South Africa, unhealthy food choices are everywhere

Source: Ozayr Patel, Digital Editor / The Conversation Diseases linked to obesity are rising rapidly in South Africa. A major...
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UN-led road safety initiative kicks off in Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, 16 May 2019 (ECA) - Road accidents claimed over 5000 lives in Ethiopia during the 2017/2018 fiscal year. Related property damage is...
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Un traité contre l’impunité des entreprises

Lorsque le diplomate équatorien Luis Gallegos proposa pour la première fois un « Traité juridiquement contraignant sur les entreprises et les droits humains »,...
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Guinée: “ce n’est pas un parti politique qui doit nous présenter notre constitution”: ARENA

Dr. Sékou koureissy Condé, président de l'ARENA, en février dernier à Washington....
Lonnie Bunch is director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington.

How Lonnie Bunch came to lead the Museum of African American History

Lonnie Bunch is director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington. (Photo: Michael R. Barnes, Smithsonian, NMAAHC) By Susannah...
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Malawi: Fallen Malawi Soldier Chancy Chitete to Be Honoured With UN Peacekeeping’s Highest Award

The United Nation (UN) Secretary-General António Guterres will award the "Captain Mbaye Diagne Medal for Exceptional Courage" to the late Private Chancy Chitete of...
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Les mégalopoles attirent les investisseurs

Les mégapoles, ces villes d’au moins 10 millions d’habitants, prolifèrent partout en Afrique. Le Caire en Égypte, Kinshasa en République Démocratique du Congo et...
Realism should guide the next generation of UN peacekeeping

Realism should guide the next generation of UN peacekeeping

Source: Adam Day, Head of Programmes, United Nations University / The Conversation Since the first United Nations peacekeeping operation was...
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In Addis Ababa, President Mary Robinson talks ‘climate justice’

Addis Ababa, 20 May 2019 (ECA) – The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) on Monday 20 May, 2019, hosted Mary Robinson, former president of...
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Gambia: Investigative Journalism Is Not a Witch Hunt – Grts Deputy Director

By Muhamed S. BahAbdoulie Gassama, the Deputy Director of Gambia Radio and Television Services told Journalists that investigative Journalism is a great profession but...
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Mécaniser et transformer l’agriculture en Afrique

Une femme avec une houe à la main est le symbole par défaut de l’agriculture en Afrique, selon  Calestous Juma, universitaire africain et ancien...
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L’industrie bovine zimbabwéenne renaît de ses cendres

La célèbre industrie bovine du Zimbabwe, qui s’est effondrée dans les années 2000 à la suite de l’épidémie de fièvre aphteuse, est en train...
Is it time to review the basis for UN peacekeeping 71 years on?

Is it time to review the basis for UN peacekeeping 71 years on?

Source: Charles T. Hunt, Senior Lecturer in Global Studies / ARC DECRA Fellow, RMIT University / The Conversation Seventy one...
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Theme: “Refugees, Returnees, and Internally Displaced: Towards Sustainable Solutions to Forced Displacement in Africa”

Dakar, 23 May 2019 – As we approach the celebration of the Africa Day, the African Institute for Economic Development and Planning (IDEP) convenes,...

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