AFRICA

IMF Mission Reaches Staff-Level Agreement with Ghana on an Extended Credit Facility Arrangement

ACCRA, Ghana, February 26, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — A team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), led by Joel Toujas-Bernaté, visited Accra during February 19−26, 2015 to discuss the authorities’ economic and financial program and possible financial support by the IMF. The mission reached staff-level agreement with the authorities, subject to approval by IMF […]

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Africa’s youngest entrepreneurs to win $75,000 by applying to 2015 Anzisha Prize

The 5th Anzisha Prize application phase is now open (http://www.anzishaprize.org), and the search is on to find Africa’s youngest, most exciting social and business entrepreneurs under 22 years of age.

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Cholera outbreak challenges relief efforts in Malawi’s flood-affected communities

A cholera outbreak is further jeopardizing the health of 230,000 people recently displaced by floods in Malawi.

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APO to launch an African dedicated access for Corporate Social Responsibility press release distribution

DAKAR, Senegal, February 26, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — APO (African Press Organization) (http://www.apo-opa.com), the sole press release wire in Africa, and the global leader in media relations related to Africa, announces today that it has become the authorized agency in Africa for CSRwire (http://www.csrwire.com), the Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire. With over 70,000 readers per […]

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The Africa Best Practices Forum opens today in Lomé – Best practices at the heart of the transformation of Africa

The first Africa Best Practices Forum (http://www.africabestpractices.com) opens today in Lomé.

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Human rights: UN Independent Expert to visit Mali at key moment in the current peace round

United Nations Independent Expert Suliman Baldo will carry out his fourth official visit to Mali from 1 – 10 March 2015 to assess the current situation of human rights in the country at a key moment in the current round of peace negotiations.

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