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Africa News

October 26 2020

Citizens’ Call to Action Against Ebola

As the Ebola virus becomes an overwhelming human catastrophe affecting public health, social institutions and and economic well-being in Africa, we stand in solidarity with our fellow citizens in the countries victimized by this deadly disease. We also thank and salute the local and international health workers who are risking their lives daily,...

September 1 2014

Information Catalogue of Guidance on Ebola Outbreak Response

CDC Ebola International Task Force Version 1 (released August 29, 2014). Please find attached (see the pdf file) the answers to your questions regarding the Ebola epidemic currently affecting some African countries.

September 1 2014

Bruxelles appuie le processus d’intégration Africaine

Plus de 500 milliards F CFA de l’Ue pour l’intégration africaine en six ans - L’Union européenne (Ue) vient de lancer un nouveau programme pour soutenir le processus d’intégration de l’Afrique pour un coût global de 845 millions d’euros, soit environ 549 250 000 000 F CFA, pour la période 2014-2020, a appris la PANA ce mercredi, de source officielle. Selon José...

August 11 2014

Agriculture et insécurité au menu du sommet de l’Union africaine

Le 23e sommet de l’Union africaine (UA), qui se clôture le 27 juin, est en principe consacré à l’agriculture et à la sécurité alimentaire. Source : www.la-croix.com/Actualite/Monde/Agriculture-et-insecurite-au-menu-du-sommet-de-l-Union-africaine-2014-06-25-1169968

June 26 2014

UPDATE 1-S. Africa central bank says inflation is "uncomfortably high"

PRETORIA, June 24 (Reuters) - South African inflation is above its 3-6 percent target band and could rise further in a deteriorating domestic economic environment, Deputy Central Bank Governor Daniel Mminele said on Tuesday. "Monetary policy in South Africa is currently facing an increasingly challenging situation, as the domestic economic growth...

June 25 2014

Dr Aboubacar Senghore wins 2013 Gusi Peace Prize

Dr Aboubacar Abdullah Senghore, the minister of Foreign Affairs, has been awarded the Gusi Peace Prize for 2013. The Gusi Peace Prize Foundation based in Manila, Phillipines, announced the award in a letter to Dr Senghore. It said the “award for great achievers of the world” is given to Dr. Senghore for “your untiring efforts, working for people’s...

June 13 2014

Alexis Saliou Diouf premier édile noir en Angleterre

Le Sénégalais Alexis Saliou Diouf, élu premier maire noir de Chesterfield, en Angleterre, a été installé mercredi dans ses nouvelles fonctions à la tête de cette commune située dans le Midlands, non loin de la ville de Sheffield, rapportent plusieurs médias sénégalais. « Je dédie cet honneur à mon pays, à mes parents et amis au Sénégal », a déclaré peu après son...

May 21 2014

Political Prisoners and the Incarceration of African Americans in the USA - Prof. Walter Turner

CODESRIA Seminary / Séminaire du CODESRIA Animateur: Professeur Walter Turner, College of Marin in Kentfield, California, USA. Lieu : Salle de conférence du CODESRIA Date : 11 juillet 2013 Heures : 15 heures - 16 heures Theme: “Political Prisoners and the Incarceration of African Americans in the USA” Thème : « Les prisonniers politiques et...

July 13 2013

Pan Africanism: Beyond Survival to Renaissance?

Amina Mama Address delivered to the African Union 50th Anniversary Heads of States Summit, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 25th May 2013 Honourable Presidents, your Excellencies, Madam Nkosazana Dhlamini Zuma, Chairperson of the African Union, Honourable Chair Dr Carlos Lopez, ladies and gentlemen, fellow celebrants – thank you Dr Lopez for empowering me with...

July 10 2013

Being Pan-African: Panafricanism and African Renaissance - (Press Release)

African Union 17, 18 & 19 May 2013 Leading intellectuals from Africa and the African Diaspora are convening in the Old Plenary Hall of the African Union on May 17 & 18, 2013 on the occasion of the symposium “Being Pan-African”. Such a conversation on the roots, achievements and challenges of Pan-Africanism represents a foundational step towards...

May 16 2013
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