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Sub-Saharan Africa : social entrepreneurs – healthymagination Mother and Child Programme

healthymagination Mother and Child Programme Welcomes its Second Cohort of Social Entrepreneurs Addressing Maternal and Child Health in Sub-Saharan Africa GE and Santa Clara University’s Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship launched the second cohort of the healthymagination Mother and Child Programme to continue to accelerate health innovations in Africa This programme has selected 14 African […]

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Libya : WFP Welcomes Contribution from Italy for Emergency Food Assistance

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has welcomed a contribution of €1 million (US$1.16 million) from the Government of Italy that will provide food assistance to tens of thousands of Libyans affected by the ongoing conflict since 2011. “We thank Italy for this generous contribution to WFP’s emergency operation in Libya, which will help […]

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South Africa : Durban conference – SA international gas hub

Durban conference to address South Africa’s potential to become international gas hub A conference taking place in Durban from 9-11 October is set to explore South Africa’s aspirations to build an energy hub for gas cooperation with international partners along the value chain. The International Gas Cooperation Summit (IGCS) ( evolves from the ‘South Africa: […]

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Togo : US and Togo To Co-Host the 2017 AGOA Forum in Lomé

The United States and Togo To Co-Host the 2017 AGOA Forum in Lomé, Togo The United States and Togo will co-host the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum in Lomé, Togo August 8-10. The Forum will bring together senior government officials from the United States and 38 Sub-Saharan African AGOA-eligible countries to discuss ways […]

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