Daily Archives: July 23, 2019

Gender matters in responding to major disease outbreaks like Ebola

Despite over a year of containment efforts, the World Health Organisation recently declared the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. The declaration reflects the grim recognition tha...

US Envoy to Sudan Lays Out Long Path to New Government

Sudan's path to a civilian government will be a long and complex one, says the United States' top envoy to the nation, a week after military rulers and opposition parties inked an agreement that outlined a three-year power-sharing government. That

US Envoy to Sudan Lays Out Long Path to New Government

Sudan's path to a civilian government will be a long and complex one, says the United States' top envoy to the nation, a week after military rulers and opposition parties inked an agreement that outlined a three-year power-sharing government. That

Hopes Dashed as Ethiopia-Eritrea Peace Process Stagnates

In the heady days after longtime foes Ethiopia and Eritrea signed a peace deal a year ago, Teklit Amare's Peace and Love Cafe near the newly-opened border overflowed with customers.Now, he paces among empty tables, wondering aloud how to keep

Rising Sea Levels Challenge Fishermen in Senegal

Saint Louis, Senegal is home to generations of fishermen, who say they know no other life or way to make a living. But rising sea levels and new international regulations are forcing them to change how they work. Though