Daily Archives: March 6, 2018

South African Universities Join Forces To Expand The Continent’s Paediatric Workforce

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, March 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Since 2008, the University of Cape Town has trained 151 paediatricians, paediatric sub-specialists and paediatric nurses, from across Africa through the African Paediatric Fellowship Programme (APFP). The addition of the University of

Les universités sud-africaines unissent leurs forces pour augmenter les effectifs pédiatriques du continent

LE CAP, Afrique du Sud, 6 mars 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Depuis 2008, l’Université du Cap a formé 151 pédiatres, sous-spécialistes en pédiatrie et infirmières pédiatriques, venus de toute l’Afrique, grâce au Programme de bourses en pédiatrie africain (APFP, ou African

African capital markets indicate recovery in 2017 with overall increase in value and volume of equity capital market (ECM) transactions

Overall, African equity capital market transaction volume and value improved in 2017 over 2016. In terms of value, 2017 saw the largest initial public offerings (IPOs) over the trailing five-year period, and an increase in the total value of equity

Conflicts and weather patterns strain food security

High levels of food insecurity persist in the world, due largely to conflicts and to adverse climatic shocks that are taking a toll, particularly in East African and Near East countries, where large numbers of people continue to be in