[Ghana Govt.] Vice President K. B. Amissah-‐Arthur yesterday held separate meetings in Cairo, Egypt with the Presidents of Niger and Togo.
Sustainably Tapping into North Africa’s Groundwater Resources with Isotope Hydrology
There is more to freshwater resources than meets the eye. While fresh water is visible in the form of rivers, lakes and glaciers, fresh groundwater resources — hidden beneath the Earth — often go unseen. Groundwater is found in spaces within soil, sand and rock, and is stored in, and moves slowly through, aquifers. […]
DRC Authorities Hunt for Hundreds of Prisoners after Massive Jailbreak
Authorities in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo are searching for hundreds of inmates who escaped from Kakwanguru central prison when gunmen attacked the facility Tuesday night. Five people, including two policemen, were killed during the jailb…
Bloomberg Philanthropies Recognizes Governments and NGOs For Outstanding Work in Ending Tobacco Use
Government and non-governmental organizations from Vietnam, El Salvador, Mexico, Senegal, Uganda, and Argentina honored for their success in fighting the tobacco epidemic CAPE TOWN, South Africa, March 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — WHO Global Ambassador for Noncommunicable Diseases and Former New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg today announced the winners of the Bloomberg Philanthropies Awards for […]