Political power of women suffering ‘serious regression’, General Assembly President warns

13 March 2019 by 0 Comment Read for you 66 Views
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There has been a “serious regression” in the political power of women across the world in recent years, UN General Assembly President María Fernanda Espinosa told delegates to the annual summit of women activists at UN Headquarters in New York on Tuesday.

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DR Congo: ‘New waves of violence’ likely, UN warns, unless State acts to prevent intercommunal reprisals

13 March 2019 by 0 Comment Read for you 48 Views
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"New waves of violence” could erupt "at any time" in western Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the UN rights office warned on Tuesday, unless the Government acts to ease “tensions and resentment” between the two communities involved.

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The inauguration ceremony of the president of the Methodist University of Cote D’Ivoire Student Association (MUCI-SA)

12 March 2019 by 0 Comment Read for you 23 Views
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The ceremony was held on Friday, the 1st of March 2019 from 10 am to 12pm at Cocody in the presence of Mr. Beugré Mambé, the governor of the autonomous district of Abidjan, Mr. Sea Honoré the deputy governor of the autonomous district of Abidjan,

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‘A new chapter’ dawns for democracy in Guinea-Bissau

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The UN’s Deputy Special Representative in the West African state of Guinea-Bissau, has congratulated politicians, voters and officials across the country for the peaceful conduct of Sunday’s national assembly elections.

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Education remains an impossible dream for many refugees and migrants

07 March 2019 by 0 Comment Read for you 48 Views
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The older refugee and migrant children get, the less likely it is that they will get a quality education: less than a quarter of the world’s refugees make it to secondary school,
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Senegal: reelection of President Macky Sall

06 March 2019 by 0 Comment Read for you 58 Views
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The Senegalese Constitutional Court on Tuesday confirmed the reelection of President Macky Sall with 58.26 percent of the vote cast on 24 February.
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Anti-Bouteflika protests continue in Algeria

05 March 2019 by 0 Comment Read for you 26 Views
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Thousands of people demonstrated on Tuesday against the prospect of a fifth presidential term for Abdelaziz Bouteflika as opposition politicians called for elections to be postponed.
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UN global education envoy urges new funding for ‘lost generation’ of children forced out of classrooms by conflict

20 February 2019 by 0 Comment Read for you 83 Views
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A child’s “real passport” to the future – education – should be stamped in the classroom, not at a border checkpoint, UN Special Envoy for Global Education Gordon Brown said on Tuesday.
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Capacity building and information session at the NCP office

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On the 19th of February 2019, N'zarama Center for Peacebuilding welcomed Mr. Emile Ako, a board member of NCP for a capacity building and information session at the NCP office.
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Focus on Africa: Pollsters set the stage for crucial Nigerian elections

14 February 2019 by 0 Comment Read for you 94 Views
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Undecided voters hold the key to Nigeria's Presidential elections, according to latest opinion surveys. Polling agencies are painting a rare picture of Nigerian politics as Africa’s largest democracy goes to the polls to elect a President, a Vice President and a National Assembly.

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