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UNAIDS and WHO Africa Leaders Should Prioritize Women’s Health

Winnie Byanyima. Credit: Marianela Jarroud/IPS. By Ifeanyi NsoforABUJA, Sep 13 2019 – Two African women were recently appointed to top global health positions: Winnie Byanyima as ...

Translating Ambition to Action: High Hopes for United Nations Action Week

Cameron Diver is Deputy Director-General, the Pacific Community (SPC) By Cameron DiverNew Caledonia, Sep 13 2019 – In less than 10 days, countries from around the planet will ...

AfDB ‘s Solar Project Aims at Making Africa a Renewable Power House

Credit: AfDB By Razeena RaheemUNITED NATIONS, Sep 13 2019 – When UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres launched the International Solar Alliance last October, he applauded the ...

G5 Sahel Summit: African Development Bank, partners, commit to light up and power the Sahel with the Desert to Power initiative

By African Development BankOuagadougou, Burkina Faso, Sep 13 2019 (IPS-Partners) Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank, has arrived in Ouagadougou, capital ...

The Boiling Crab Announces Second International Licensing Agreement

GARDEN GROVE, Calif., Sept. 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Boiling Crab , popular for serving fresh, simply prepared seafood and shellfish in a casual environment, has finalized ...

Three Questions to Wale Shonibare, Acting VP, Power, Energy, Climate & Green Growth

By African Development BankSep 13 2019 (IPS-Partners) The Desert to Power initiative is an ambitious and innovative partnership-driven initiative of the African Development Bank to ...

Big Power Conflicts are Increasingly Taking Place in Outer Space

Space exhibition at the United Nations in Vienna. Credit: UNIS Vienna By Daniel A. PorrasGENEVA, Sep 12 2019 – Nearly every article on ‘space security’ begins with the acknowledgement ...

Calls for Reform, Research and Reorganisation in Leprosy Healthcare

The 20th International Leprosy Congress (ILC) is being held Sept. 10 to 13 in Manila, Philippines. The conference is hosted every three years and was last held in China in 2016. Credit: ...

A New World? Are the Americas Returning to Old Problems?

By Jan LundiusSTOCKHOLM / ROME, Sep 12 2019 – When I in 1980 first arrived in America it was a new world to me. I went from New York to Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic ...

Nothing For Us, Without Us – Hansen’s Disease-Affected Tell International Gathering

Jennifer Quimno of the Coalition of Leprosy Advocates of the Philippines (CLAP) (centre) is joined by Sri Lanka’s Shagana Thiygalingam (L) and Amarasinghe Manjula (R) after Quimno ...
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