Monthly Archives: October 2016

500+ Convene in Côte d’Ivoire for Focus on Sustainability at World Cocoa Foundation Partnership Meeting

$12 Million in New Funding Announced for Farmer Support Programs; Call to Action on Regional Threat Posed by Cocoa Swollen Shoot Virus

ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, Oct. 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — …

The African Union provided additional support to the Multinational Joint Task Force against Boko Haram terrorist group

On behalf the African Union (AU) Peace and Security Commissioner, H.E. Ambassador Smail Chergui, the AU Liaison Office in N'Djamena, handed over 15 different vehicles, 30 motor cycles and 8 …

Important with Stability in the Horn of Africa

Minister of Foreign Affairs Boslash;rge Brende visited the Horn of Africa between 25 and 29 October. 'The region is facing armed conflict, humanitarian crisis and political instability. It is in …

Stockton teenager on an adventure of a lifetime in Namibia

A STUDENT has swapped the comforts of home for the trip of a lifetime when she spends two weeks volunteering in Africa.

Childcare student Amy Oliver is testing her mettle …

Ethiopia’s Dereje Tulu wins Dublin City Marathon; over 19,000 take part

Latest: This year’s Dublin City Marathon has been won by an athlete from Ethiopia. Dereje Tulu crossed the line in a time of 2 hours 12 minutes and 8 seconds.…

ICC May be Flawed, But It's Far From Finished in Africa

By Jill Craig October 28, 2016

South Africa and Burundi have sent letters of intent to withdraw from the International Criminal Court to the U.N. secretary-general. Gambia says it will …

Daily News 28 / 10 / 2016

European Commission supports Ukraine on its reform path [updated on 28/10/2016 at 12:20, adding quote by Commissioner Hahn]

The European Commission strongly supports the comprehensive reform agenda of the Ukrainian …

General Assembly elects 14 members to UN Human Rights Council

28 October 2016 – The General Assembly today elected, by secret ballot, 14 States to serve on the Human Rights Council, the United Nations body responsible for the promotion and …