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Republic of Korea Warship ROKS Dae Jo Young and European Union Naval Force Warships Strengthen Counter-Piracy Cooperation off Coast of Somalia

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The Republic of Korea warship, ROKS Dae Jo Young, has recently been deployed with EU NAVFOR Operation Atalanta off the coast of Somalia. The invaluable cooperation between Republic of Korea and European Union warships is helping to strengthen maritime security to keep seafarers safe as they transit the Indian Ocean and …

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Drought-stricken herders in Ethiopia in urgent need of support: FAO

A village in Ethiopia weathers the drought where many have lost their livestock. Photo: FAO/Tamiru Legesse

Drought-stricken livestock herders in Ethiopia are in urgent need of support as the number of people going hungry rises each day. That’s according to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), which said on Friday that for families dependent on cattle, their animals’ survival “can literally mean the difference between life …

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African Least Developed Countries need greater ‘momentum’ to graduate from Least Developed Countrie (LDC) status

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According to “Least Developed Countries Report 2016: The path to graduation and beyond: Making the most of the process” – a new report released on Tuesday by United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) – global poverty is increasingly concentrated within the group of 48 LDC countries, which are …

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Africa: Department of State and Partners Announce Third Annual WiSci Girls STEAM Camp in Malawi

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During the two-and-a-half-week program, 100 secondary school girls from Liberia, Malawi, Rwanda, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, and the United States will work together to build their science, technology, engineering, arts and design, and mathematics (STEAM) skills to address the prevalent gender gap The Department of State, the United Nation Foundation’s Girl …

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UNICEF celebrates goodwill partners to mark its 70th anniversary

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To mark this anniversary, UNICEF Ghana brought together influential goodwill partners it has been working with to advocate for children UNICEF commemorated 70 years of tireless work for children on Sunday, the 11th of December. To mark this anniversary, UNICEF Ghana brought together influential goodwill partners it has been working …

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