Daily Archives: October 11, 2019

Third Committee Delegates Applaud Gains in Children’s Access to Health Care, Legal Protections, while Decrying Deadly Impact of Conflict on Their Development

Dark Reality of War Shapes How Young People Imagine Themselves, Afghanistan's Representative Says

Delegates highlighted improvements in children's access to health care and vaccination coverage, while also underscoring the importance …

UN: Escalating Violence in Burkina Faso Displaces 500,000

GENEVA - United Nations aid agencies warn the unfolding humanitarian crisis in Burkina Faso is devastating the country's agriculture and economy, destabilizing communities, and putting the lives of severely malnourished …

Absence of Multilateral Trade System Threatens Sustainable Development, Delegates Stress as Second Committee Takes Up Macroeconomic Policy Questions

Multilateralism and a stable, inclusive international trade environment are crucial to developing countries, while growing debt threatens their progress in sustainable development, speakers told the Second Committee (Economic and Financial) …

APP launches election campaign in Zambezi

APP (All People's Party) chairperson Linus Muchila says the party wants to increase the number of jobs in the health sector to approximately 30,000 and a police force that is …

Omaheke Regional Council distributes animal feed in Aminuis Constituency

Farmers in the Aminius constituency on Thursday expressed gratitude when they received animal feed for their animals which was distributed to them by the Omaheke regional council.

The council distributed …

SACU member states, Mozambique and UK sign EPA

The Southern Africa Customs Union (SACU) member states, Mozambique and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland sign an Economic Partnership Agreement on 09 October 2019 in London, …

Geingob inaugurates N.dollars 440 million NamPol headquarters

President Hage Geingob inaugurated the N.dollars 440 million new Namibian Police Force (NamPol) National Headquarters in Windhoek.

During the official inauguration ceremony on Friday, President Geingob said NamPol would pay …

Namibia Statistics Agency’s Census Mapping kicks off

Namibia Statistics Agency (NSA) is conducting a Census Mapping Exercise country-wide and the Kick-off started in the Zambezi Region, Katima Mulilo on Friday, 11 October.

At the briefing, Zambezi Regional …