Category Archives: Education

4th agrofood plastprintpack West Africa on 05 � 07 December 2017 in Accra

Great chances for producers of process amp; packaging technology

Official country pavilions from Algeria, Belarus, France and the Netherlands confirmed

The German trade fair specialists fairtrade announce the 4th edition of agrofood amp; plastprintpack West …

South Africa: SAA R2,207 Billion Bailout Only a Part of the Final Bailout

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The DA notes Finance Minister, Malusi Gigaba's, report submitted to Parliament yesterday that the R2.2 billion SAA bailout will be funded by …

Chinese Overfishing Threatens West African Economies

Foreign fishing vessels, many from China, prowl the waters off West Africa every day. They capture millions of fish � catches that used to go to local boats. The fish are then shipped to China, …

Speakers Focus on Ways to End Poverty, Gender Inequality, Structural Barriers, as High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development Opens

The Economic and Social Council's High-Level Political Forum tasked with reviewing progress on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development opened its second annual session today, with participants welcoming its focus on particular goals and targets, …

After a flood of entries, the Africa Architecture Awards has extended its entry deadline, allowing more architects from across the continent the opportunity to showcase their talents

Over 300 registered entries for the inaugural Africa Architecture Awards (www.AfricaArchitectureAwards.com) have been received ahead of the competition's original closing date. Entrants hail from across the continent and many are still completing the entry process. …

IGAD EXECUTIVE SECRETARY BRIEFS UNSC SANCTIONS COMMITTEES

Djibouti, Djibouti: A high level IGAD delegation that the Executive Secretary, H.E. Ambassador (Eng.) Mahboub Maalim headed, briefed a joint meeting of the Sanctions Committees of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on Somalia and …

Germany and FAO honor 15 years of strategic partnership

Rome - FAO and Germany celebrated 15 years of successful collaboration today, hailing the more than $129 million (EUR115 million) in special funds channeled to food security, right-to-food initiatives and nutrition programmes around the world …

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 …