Daily Archives: October 5, 2018

Deputy Minister Landers attends Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) ministerial meeting in Japan

Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers will, on behalf of the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Ms Lindiwe Sisulu, participate in the Ministerial Meeting of the Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD), in Tokyo, Japan, …

Boosting farm productivity in Africa through the sustainable use of machines

FAO and the African Union today launched a new framework document that aims to increase agricultural efficiency and reduce drudgery by helping countries in Africa to develop strategies for sustainable farm mechanization.

The Sustainable Agricultural …

African governments urged to integrate statistics and geospatial information for sustainable development

The Regional Committee of the United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management in Africa (UN-GGIM: Africa) ended Thursday with experts urging African leaders to prioritize dialogues that need to take place to ensure national statistical, planning …

US First Lady Visits Kenyan Orphans and Elephants

U.S. first lady Melania Trump Friday visited two Kenyan orphanages � for children, one for elephants � as she neared the end of a week-long tour of Africa.

Trump stopped by the elephant orphanage on …

1 Year Later, How #MeToo Is Changing America

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After a year that saw the #MeToo movement sweep America, sexual harassment remains a global problem.

Nearly 1 in 4 men across eight countries believe they are owed sex …