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Report : Innovative Financing Models for Energy Infrastructure in Africa

A new report, “Innovative Financing Models for Energy Infrastructure in Africa,” is the result of a Financial Innovations Lab that convened experts to address funding obstacles to the development of infrastructure in Africa, especially in the area of energy.

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Emergency Relief Coordinator Valerie Amos calls for more humanitarian support for Chad

GENEVA, Switzerland, May 7, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — United Nations humanitarian chief Valerie Amos completed her two-day mission to Chad late Tuesday, calling for urgent donor support to meet the humanitarian needs of 97,000 people who have fled the violence in the Central African Republic (CAR) and for the two million Chadians suffering from […]

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Chad’s National Day

WASHINGTON, August 12, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Press Statement John Kerry Secretary of State Washington, DC August 11, 2013   On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I congratulate the people of Chad as you commemorate 53 years of independence this August 11. The United States and Chad share […]

Categories: African Press Organization, Chad, POLITICS

Chad – Canada provides humanitarian assistance to Darfuri refugees

Canada provides humanitarian assistance to Darfuri refugees in eastern Chad OTTAWA, Canada, July 11, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Canada is providing emergency lifesaving assistance to support Darfuri refugees in eastern Chad, announced the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of International Development. Canada’s assistance will help to provide food, safe water, and shelter for the refugees. […]

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Chad: MSF continues to respond to refugees and returnees as rainy season begins

Chad: MSF continues to respond to refugees and returnees as rainy season begins LONDON, United-Kingdom, May 30, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — As the rainy season begins in south eastern Chad, Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) is racing against time to assist tens of thousands of refugees and returnees who have temporarily re-settled to […]

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The African Union condemns the destabilization attempt in Chad

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, May 3, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union (AU), Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, has learnt with deep concern about the attempt to destabilize the Chadian institutions, as stated in the communiqué of 1 May 2013 of the Chadian Government.   The Chairperson of the […]

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Chad : IOM Appeals for Donor Stamina to Tackle Multiple Migration Influx

IOM Appeals for Donor Stamina to Tackle Multiple Migration Influx in Chad GENEVA, Switzerland, April 16, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — IOM is appealing for more funds to enable the Organization to provide urgently needed life-saving humanitarian and immediate reintegration assistance to thousands of returning migrants currently streaming into Chad from four border areas. Some […]

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Chadian Migrants Expelled from Libya Growing Concern, says IOM

GENEVA, Switzerland, March 22, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — IOM is concerned about the wellbeing of undocumented Chadian migrants whom the Libyan authorities are returning to Chad in growing numbers. Road convoys carrying Chadian migrants are increasingly arriving at the northern Chadian town of Faya and many of the migrants are in a dire physical […]

Categories: AFRICA, African Press Organization, Chad, Libya

CHAD: 2013 humanitarian response threatened by funding crisis

CHAD: 2013 HUMANITARIAN RESPONSE THREATENED BY FUNDING CRISIS NDJAMENA, Chad, March 21, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Chad Mr Thomas Gurtner is today meeting with key regional partners in Dakar in order to develop a common Sahel strategy and to raise the alarm on the funding crisis […]

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FY 2013 Funding Opportunity Announcement for NGO Programs Benefiting Refugees in Chad and Cameroon

WASHINGTON, March 5, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Funding Opportunity Announcement Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration March 4, 2013     Funding Opportunity Number: PRM-PRMOAPAF-13-005 Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number: 19.517 – Overseas Refugee Assistance Programs for Africa Announcement issuance date: Monday, March 4, 2013 Proposal submission deadline: Friday, April 5, 2013 […]

Categories: AFRICA, African Press Organization, Cameroon, Chad

Chad : Statement by the spokesperson of EU High Representative Catherine Ashton on the visit of Sudanese President Al-Bashir

BRUSSELS, Kingdom of Belgium, February 22, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The spokesperson of Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the Commission, issued the following statement today: “The High Representative is concerned by the visit of Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir to Chad on 16 […]

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FCO Minister calls on Chad to arrest Sudanese President

LONDON, United-Kingdom, February 18, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Mark Simmonds has called on the Government of Chad to meet its international obligations and arrest President Bashir of Sudan.   President Bashir is reportedly visiting Chad this weekend to attend the Community of Sahel-Saharan (CEN-SAD) summit.   Minister Simmonds said:   “If President Bashir is […]

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