AfCFTA is the theme of a conference promote by Ghana’s goverment

As Ghana prepares to host the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) secretariat it organises a High-Level Policy Dialogue on Harnessing the benefits of the AfCFTA for a Ghana beyond Aid

It’s launched the eighth conference on climate change and development in Africa

With the theme: ‘Stepping Up Climate Action for Resilient Economies in Africa’, the Conference on Climate Change and Development in Africa aims to foster articulations for the environment by 2020. It also broadens Africa's voice at the New York summit in September, creating a union among African countries.

Sudan receives European Union support to fight hunger

The European Union, through the European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO) department, has provided a € 7 million donation...

UN supports initiative in Mozambique to accelerate post-cyclone reconstruction

The United Nations and the Government of Mozambique have signed an agreement to initiate the “Recovery Mechanism Project”. The project will last five years, between 2019 and 2024, and will be implemented with an investment of US $ 72 million. The initiative will be implemented with the help of a recovery agency formed to accelerate the country's resilient reconstruction following the damage caused by cyclones Idai and Kenneth this year.

Africa Check and Facebook team up to prevent the dissemination of fake news on the social network

In order to expand its local language coverage, Facebook has partnered with the fact-checking agency “Africa Check”. The agency announced that...

Angolan government promotes extensive privatization plan

The Angolan Government has launched a project that aims to privatize, between 2019 and 2022, 195 public companies, of which 32 are classified as national reference companies, namely in the Mineral and Oil Resources, Telecommunications and Information Technology, Transport, Finance, Hospitality sectors, Tourism, Agriculture and Industry.

Earth Observation as a potential for Africa

A conference on the theme "Earth Observation for Evidence-Based Decision Making" is being held from 12 to 16 August in Nairobi, Kenya. The purpose of the event is to stimulate the exchange of ideas on the accelerated application of earth observation and geospatial technologies in development decision making.

WHO contributes to disease immunization and surveillance in Nigerian communities

The World Health Organization's office in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in Abuja, the capital of Nigeria, supported Supplementary Immunization Activity (SIA) teams and routine immunization (RI) volunteers to immunize 25,595 children under the age of 5 with Oral Polio Vaccine (OPV) in 69 border settlements in the 6 municipalities in the area.