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Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the European Union on South Africa and Burundi and the International Criminal Court

The EU and its Member States remain staunch supporters of the ICC and are committed to full co-operation on the prevention of serious crimes falling under the jurisdiction of the CourtThe European Union deeply regrets the Republic of South Africa’s decision to initiate its withdrawal from the Rome Statute. We …

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Deputy Minister Mabudafhasi receives the Wessa Life-Time Achivers Award for Conservation

Today, the Deputy Minister of Arts and Culture, Ms Rejoice Mabudafhasi received the Life-Time Achievers Award for Conservation from the Wildlife and Environment Society of South Africa (WESSA). As humanity moves into the 21st century, one is left wondering just what we are doing to planet Earth, our only home …

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The Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP) is having positive effects toward greater food and nutrition security in countries that have implemented the process

The Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP) is having a positive impact on food and nutrition security in countries that are implementing it, according to the just released 2015 Annual Trends and Outlook Report (ATOR). The ATOR, was released yesterday by the Regional Strategic Analysis and Knowledge Support System (ReSAKSS), …

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FAO announces the results of its Media award in the Near East and North Africa: “A promising participation, and the next round in 2018”

Twenty journalists from different countries in the region participated with more than 50 print media, online, TV and Radio reports, covering many vital topics relating to food and agriculture The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) announced today the results of its first Media Award for the …

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UK partners with Kenyan police to combat child abuse

The new unit, established in April by the National Police Service of Kenya (NPS) in collaboration with the UK’s National Crime Agency Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (NCA-CEOP), represents a powerful new weapon in the fight to protect Kenya’s children Today saw the official launch of Kenya’s first police …

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Ethiopia / South Sudan: Bring back the missing abducted children from the Gambella

Six months after the abduction of 159 children from the Gambella region of Ethiopia, 68 remain unaccounted for, two UN human rights experts today pressed Ethiopian and South Sudanese authorities to urgently resume joint efforts to ensure the return of the remaining missing children. On the 15 April 2016, armed …

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The 2018 U.S. Diversity Visa Lottery Program Registration Begins

The U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa is pleased to announce that the 2018 Diversity Visa (DV) Program registration opened October 4, 2016 and will close Monday, November 7, 2016. Each year the United States administers the Diversity Visa Immigrant Program from countries with historically low rates of immigration to the …

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Organiser of the Africa Energy Forum to launch the 1st Africa Energy Forum – Off the Grid this December in Tanzania

Taking place in Dar es Salaam, the 1st Africa Energy Forum – Off the Grid is expected to bring together ministries of energy, rural electrification agencies, philanthropic business foundations, banks, regulatory bodies, multilateral organisations and off grid businesses to discuss topical issues concerning rolling out off-grid projects across sub-Saharan Africa …

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