Category Archives: Legal and Judicial

Charity: More Than Half of Children Worldwide at Risk

More than half the world's children are at risk of poverty, conflict and discrimination against girls, according to a global report by the charity Save the Children.The organization's second End of Childhood Index says 1 billion children live in countr...

DRC Launching Ebola Vaccination Campaign to Stop New Outbreak

The Democratic Republic of Congo plans to launch an Ebola vaccination program Monday to stop another widespread outbreak of the deadly disease.More than 4,000 doses of vaccine have been shipped to the large port city of Mbandaka, where three cases

DRC Launching Ebola Vaccination Campaign to Stop New Outbreak

The Democratic Republic of Congo plans to launch an Ebola vaccination program Monday to stop another widespread outbreak of the deadly disease.More than 4,000 doses of vaccine have been shipped to the large port city of Mbandaka, where three cases

Congo Receives First Doses of Ebola Vaccine Amid Outbreak

The first batch of 4,000 experimental Ebola vaccines to combat an outbreak suspected of killing 23 people arrived in Congo's capital Kinshasa on Wednesday.The Health Ministry said vaccinations would start at the weekend, the first time the vaccine woul...

Congo Receives First Doses of Ebola Vaccine Amid Outbreak

The first batch of 4,000 experimental Ebola vaccines to combat an outbreak suspected of killing 23 people arrived in Congo's capital Kinshasa on Wednesday.The Health Ministry said vaccinations would start at the weekend, the first time the vaccine woul...

Speakers Call for Addressing Causes of Conflict, Rather Than Investing in ‘Bullets and Tanks’, as General Assembly Continues High-Level Debate on Sustaining Peace

The General Assembly continued its high level debate on peacebuilding and sustaining peace today with speakers underscoring the value of the Peacebuilding Fund, a people centred approach to human security and the need to tackle poverty and other causes...

Opening remarks by the UK High Commissioner to Kenya during the 5th annual devolution conference

Remarks by the UK High Commissioner to Kenya Nic Hailey, chair of the devolution donor working group, during the 5th annual devolution conference Kakamega county: It's a great honour to be here this morning and to offer opening remarks on behalf

De Beers Rolls out App to Clean up Sierra Leone Diamond Supply Chain

Global diamond giant De Beers is rolling out an app to help small-scale, artisanal diamond miners in Sierra Leone certify that gems they pry from the soil are legal, the Anglo American unit said on Thursday.The initiative is the latest