Daily Archives: July 30, 2015

Ebola vaccine: reason to be hopeful?

News that an Ebola vaccine trialled in Guinea has proved 100 percent effective has elicited both excitement and caution from a range of actors closely involved in the outbreak, which also struck Liberia and Sierra Leone and has claimed more

Reducing Child Labor is a Shared Responsibility

– Statement from the World Cocoa Foundation about the 2013/14 Survey Research on Child Labor in West African Cocoa-Growing Areas Report WASHINGTON, July 30, 2015 / PRNewswire — In response to the 2013/2014 Survey Research on Child Labor in West

Nephila Capital Ltd Protects Farmers Across Africa Against Drought

BERMUDA, July 30, 2015 / PRNewswire – Nephila Capital is excited to announce that it recently agreed to provide drought protection to farmers in multiple countries in Africa to help transfer the risk of dry weather impacting crop yield. The deal

Christian and Muslim Leaders Played "Essential Role" in Tackling the Ebola Virus [press release] (allAfrica.com)

Faith leaders in Sierra Leone and Liberia played an "essential role" in stemming the spread of the Ebola virus, according to a new report,