GWM annonce un plan de déploiement Mondial pour ses Pickups série P

Cette nouvelle gamme de produits représente une avancée capitale pour la marque automobile sur les marchés internationaux. BAODING, Chine, le 18 septembre 2020 /PRNewswire/ — GWM (601633.SS/02333.HK), fabricant de pickups et SUV mondialement connu annonce le plan de déploiement mondial de ses Pickup série P. Fabriquée sur la nouvelle plateforme de construction automobile P71, un […]

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Cameroon Deploys Peacekeeping Troops to CAR for Election Stability

MOTCHEBOUM, CAMEROON – Cameroon is sending hundreds of troops and police to the Central African Republic to protect civilians and build peace ahead of December elections. The troops, under the U.N.’s Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission (MINUSCA), finished training this week in the border village of Motcheboum. Cameroon’s defense minister, Joseph Beti Assomo, says the troops would foster peace by protecting civilians, election staff, their materials, international observers and refugees returning to the C.A.R. Years of political instability and fighting between armed groups have displaced nearly a quarter of the Central…

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Covid-19: WHO says outbreak in Africa may have passed its peak, but warn against complacency

ADDIS ABABA, The World Health Organization (WHO) said the Covid-19 outbreak in Africa may have passed its peak, but warns governments not to be complacent as countries relax their restrictions. The number of new daily confirmed cases overall has been dropping, although some countries are still seeing a rise in cases. Over the past four weeks, there has been an average 10% fall in the number of weekly new cases being reported, according to the Africa Centres for Disease Control (CDC). But the CDC warns that Africa is not out…

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IOM Regional Office for Middle East and North Africa COVID-19 Response – Situation Report 11 (03 – 16 September 2020)

Key Regional Updates • As of 14 September 2020, a total of 1,385,918 COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, out of which, 25,781 fatalities have been reported. • Several countries across the region continue to confront multiple, complex crises and emergencies alongside the COVID-19 pandemic. In Sudan, more than 557,000 people were affected by recent flooding across 17 out of Sudan’s 18 states, with more than 111,000 houses destroyed or damaged1 . This is combined with polio outbreaks and a currency fallout.…

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COVID-19 Emergency Response: Regional Bureau for Southern Africa, 16 September 2020

Operational Context As of 14 September 2020, there have been 737,443 reported confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the 16 countries covered by UNHCR’s Regional Bureau for Southern Africa. While case numbers continue to increase, the rate has notably slowed as compared to recent weeks. South Africa still has the highest number of cases on the continent, and accounts for 88 per cent of cases in Southern Africa. Governments in some countries across the region continue to ease restrictions that were put in place to limit the spread of COVID-19, including…

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Children’s continued learning and welfare should be at the centre of decisions around school re-opening

On any normal weekday morning we would hear the familiar and comforting sounds of school children walking in small groups giggling with each other – strolling down the various roads and footpaths of Zimbabwe’s cities, towns and villages filtering towards the local school. A full day of learning ahead. Wisdom passed on from the teacher. Games or a kick of the football in the school yard. And a good meal for lunch. But this year that sound and sight has vanished. At end of March, 9500 schools in Zimbabwe were…

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‘We didn’t think it would happen to us’: Mapping of CwC Activities along the Central Mediterranean Route

INTRODUCTION This report was compiled at the request of the office of UNHCR’s Special Envoy for the Central Mediterranean Situation to inform the development of a comprehensive strategy on Communicating with Communities (CwC) for the entire Central Mediterranean Route that would engage with the persons taking part in irregular migration as well as the diaspora in Europe. The main communities for the area covered by the office of the Special Envoy include persons from Eritrea, Somalia, Sudan and Ethiopia. This report was compiled with an aim to: • Map existing…

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FINCA International annonce la nomination de Laurynas Vaičiulis au poste de président-directeur général de BrightLife Ouganda

Un nouveau PDG va diriger la croissance de BrightLife en tant qu’entreprise durable spécialisée dans le solaire PAYGo en Afrique KAMPALA, Ouganda, le 18 septembre, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — BrightLife, entreprise à vocation sociale de FINCA International, a annoncé la nomination de Laurynas Vaičiulis au poste de président-directeur général. Vaičiulis dirigera les opérations de BrightLife en Ouganda […]

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