Ethiopia Suspends Work of Two Aid Groups Active in Tigray

NAIROBI – Two international aid groups said Tuesday that the Ethiopian government had suspended part or all of their operations, while the United Nations humanitarian chief warned Ethiopian authorities that blanket accusations against aid workers in the country’s embattled Tigray region and elsewhere are dangerous and must stop. Martin Griffiths spoke to reporters amid a new push to get more badly needed food and other supplies into Tigray, where hundreds of thousands of people face famine conditions and Ethiopia’s government has been accused of blocking assistance. He acknowledged that his…

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UN: Fighting Displaces 200,000 in Ethiopia’s Amhara Region

ADDIS ABABA – United Nations aid chief Martin Griffiths said on Tuesday 200,000 people have been displaced by fighting in Ethiopia’s Amhara region and 54,000 in its Afar region. In recent weeks, fighting has spread into the two regions neighboring Tigray, where a war erupted eight months ago between Ethiopia’s central government and the Tigray People’s Liberation Front. “We need 100 trucks a day going into Tigray to meet humanitarian needs,” Griffiths told reporters in Ethiopia’s capital, Addis Ababa, adding that the number was a “calculated need” and not “overestimated.”…

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WHO: Health Care Under Siege in Areas of Conflict

GENEVA – The World Health Organization says more than 700 health care workers and patients were killed, more than 2,000 injured, and hundreds of health facilities destroyed in countries of conflict between 2018 and 2020. A three-year analysis was carried out in 17 conflict-ridden countries and territories, including Ethiopia, Yemen, Syria, Mozambique, the occupied Palestinian territories, and Myanmar. New data show that health care continues to be under attack. So far this year, the World Health Organization has recorded 588 incidents in 14 countries with emergencies, causing 114 deaths and…

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South Africa’s Cape Town Copes With Tens of Thousands of Active COVID Cases

CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA – South Africa’s Cape Town is struggling to cope with more than 38,000 active cases of COVID-19, making it the epicenter of the pandemic in Africa’s worst-hit country. The provincial chairman of the Democratic Nursing Organization of South AfrIca, Elenor Roberts, said medical staff members were under immense pressure. “As of now, the situation in our rural areas, it is dire,” because there are so many COVID patients who need attention and “so few staff to look after these patients,” Roberts said. She said there were…

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Ne manquez pas le plus grand événement artistique représentant les aborigènes et les insulaires du détroit de Torrès en Australie

DARWIN, Australie, 04 août 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — La Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair (DAAF) ouvrira le vendredi 6 août via sa plateforme numérique de pointe, permettant aux publics du monde entier de découvrir les créateurs autochtones et insulaires du détroit de Torrès en Australie. Présentée par la Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation (DAAFF), qui en […]

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Não perca o maior evento de arte visual aborígene e dos ilhéus do Estreito de Torres na Austrália

DARWIN, Austrália, Aug. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair (Feira de Arte Aborígene de Darwin – DAAF) será inaugurada na sexta-feira, 6 de agosto, na sua plataforma digital de ponta, conectando o público ao redor do mundo com os criativos aborígenes e dos ilhéus do Estreito de Torres. Apresentado pela Darwin […]

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La solution Synchronoss Personal Cloud est sélectionnée pour une intégration dans les canaux de vente au détail et en ligne de Kitamura au Japon

Ce nouveau partenariat permettra au détaillant japonais de proposer un stockage de contenu alors qu’il cherche à numériser davantage de ses services BRIDGEWATER, New Jersey, 03 août 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ : SNCR), un leader mondial et innovateur en matière de solutions numériques, de messagerie et de cloud, a annoncé aujourd’hui que Kitamura, un […]

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Solução Synchronoss Personal Cloud Selecionada para Integrar os Canais Online e de Varejo da Kitamura no Japão

Nova parceria permitirá que o varejista japonês ofereça armazenamento de conteúdo e digitalização de mais serviços BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Aug. 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNCR), líder global e inovadora de soluções de nuvem, mensagens e digitais, anunciou hoje que a Kitamura, uma varejista de mídia japonesa, selecionou a solução Synchronoss […]

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