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 …

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

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 …

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, but the delay in involving them in the response cost lives.…