Wednesday, January 22, 2020
From drone-mapping in Mozambique to community radio weather programmes in Zambia, aid agencies are innovating to help millions of people in drought-ravaged southern Africa prepare for climate threats and produce enough food on a warming planet. Across...
Africa - General, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Africa
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
BLOG: El Programa Conjunto de la ONU sobre el VIH/SIDA (ONUSIDA) denunció este lunes que unos 100 millones de personas han caído en la pobreza extrema debido al pago de asistencia sanitaria y que más de 930 millones – alrededor del 12% de la población...
Africa, Africa - General, South Africa, Asia, Thailand
Friday, January 3, 2020
BLOG: Few people would think that Africa’s labour markets are the most dynamic in the world. Yet, according to the International Labour Organisation (ILO), African countries had some of the lowest unemployment rates in 2018. They include Niger (0.3...
Thursday, January 2, 2020
OPINION: In Ghana and Africa, it is a fact that old age goes with wisdom and huge store of knowledge. However, in Ghana, ageing is becoming problematic in the areas of recognition and honour in public and even at home.
Africa, Africa - General, Ghana
Sunday, December 8, 2019
BLOG: African governments, working with civil society and the private sector, should formulate deliberate policies to boost employability, particularly of the continent’s youth, according to regional surveys presented at this year’s African Economic...
Monday, November 4, 2019
BLOG: On October 19, the World Bank published Accelerating Poverty Reduction in Africa, which delves into the challenges and opportunities in tackling Africa’s poverty. The report finds that, despite significant recent reductions in poverty,...