Business skills for rural Mpumalanga women

By – SAnews.gov.za  Pretoria - Women in semi-urban and rural areas of Mpumalanga will today have an opportunity to be exposed to business opportunities available...

Mali: Water and electricity still in short supply in northern cities

In northern Mali, which has been experiencing armed conflict for nearly 16 months, hard-hit communities need better access to water. Since April 2012 the...

Burkina Faso takes innovative approach to tackling major food and nutrition crisis

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina-Faso, March 26, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Two million people in Burkina Faso need humanitarian assistance because of the food security and...

Remarks at UNAIDS

Well, thank you very much. Thank you for a generous introduction. Mr. Deputy Secretary General, thank you for your leadership and thank you for...

Horn of Africa: Manage the risks, not just the crisis, stresses OCHA

Expert forecasts warn that rainfall in the Horn of Africa throughout the March to May growing season is likely to be lower than average....

UNDP Climate Change Storytelling Contest: Oxfam supports journalists’ participation with additional fellowships

The authors of the top five prize-winning stories will be invited to attend and cover the COP21 UN climate summit in Paris Oxfam will support...

Brazil approves GM mosquito that could cut dengue

By Rodrigo de Oliveira Andrade - SciDev.Net Brazilian authorities have decided that a genetically modified (GM) strain of mosquitoes whose offspring die before reaching adulthood...

SA welcomes Global Fund’s R3bn HIV grant

Cabinet has welcomed and thanked the Global Fund for their R3 billion funding for HIV and TB programmes in the country. The approval of the...

SA marks Freedom Day

By–SAnews.gov.za South Africa celebrates Freedom Day today. The day marks 21 years since all races voted in its first free and fair elections that included the country's black majority in...

Egypt Media Engage in Education Egypt: Session about Hepatitis C Awareness Supported by Roche...

To highlight and raise awareness around hepatitis C in Egypt, which has the one of the largest prevalence in the world of the virus,...

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