Daily Archives: July 3, 2017

News in Brief 03 July 2017

World hunger on rise again, reversing years of progress: FAO

World hunger is on the rise again reversing years of progress, the Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization, FAO, has said.

Jose Graziano da …

Africa Needs to Work Closer Together on Climate Action and Sustainable Development: Key Conclusions of Africa Carbon Forum 2017

African countries must work closer together when implementing national climate action plans under the Paris Climate Change Agreement and mobilizing climate finance, whilst better integrating climate action into sustainable development planning. This was the key …

KAGAME URGES AFRICAN COUNTRIES TO EASE BORDER RESTRICTIONS

KIGALI, Rwandan President Paul Kagame urged African governments on Saturday to ease their restrictive movement of people and goods, saying the continent loses more than what it gains through protectionism.

Many trade facilitation efforts require …