Africa’s Pandemic Year Full of Tragic Twists, Turns and … Now, Hope

JOHANNESBURG – In recent weeks, as Africa prepared to mark the milestone of one year since the coronavirus reached its shores, millions of doses of long-awaited vaccine finally began to arrive across the continent. Most were provided by the global COVAX Facility, which distributes vaccine to lower income countries. That, officials say, has flipped this tale from one of despair to one of optimism. And, says South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, Africans played a valuable part in turning the tide. “South Africa’s scientists and research institutions have made an important…

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IPU Report: Women Still Underrepresented in Parliaments Worldwide

GENEVA – A report coinciding with International Women’s Day on Monday finds the number of women parliamentarians globally is increasing, but so slightly that it barely dents the global male-dominated system. The Inter-Parliamentary Union reports more than one quarter of the world’s parliamentarians are women; however, at the current rate of progress, the IPU says it will take another 50 years to achieve gender parity. Rwanda, Cuba and the United Arab Emirates were the three top-ranked countries in 2020, accounting for 50% or more female members. The IPU attributes much…

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ميدالاينس تحصل على رابع تصنيف للجهاز الاختراقي من إدارة الغذاء والدواء الأميركية لبالون سيروليموس المزيل للأدوية في علاج آفات دي نوفو التاجية

نايون، سويسرا، 7 آذار/مارس 2021 / بي آر نيوزواير / – أصبحت شركة ميدالاينس، أول شركة لإنتاج البالونات المزيلة للأدوية في العالم التي تحصل على تصنيف الجهاز الاختراقي من إدارة الغذاء والدواء الأميركية لبالون سيروليموس التي تحصل على تصنيف الجهاز الاختراقي لـجهازها SELUTION SLR، جهاز قسطرتها دي إي بي ذي الإطلاق الليفي المستمر، في علاج […]

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