Young African leaders pitch innovative solutions to businesses to shape the future of Africa

Youth gather to collaborate and tackle change in their communities across East Africa

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — More than 100 young African leaders met in Nairobi, Kenya from May 19 –20 to collaborate for promoting positive change …

De jeunes leaders africains présentent des argumentaires de solutions innovantes aux entreprises afin de façonner l’avenir de l’Afrique

Les jeunes se rassemblent pour collaborer et s’attaquer aux changements au sein de leurs communautés dans toute l’Afrique de l’Est

NAIROBI, Kenya, 23 mai 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Plus de 100 jeunes leaders africains se sont rencontrés à Nairobi, au Kenya, …

World Must Move Beyond ‘Globalization of Exclusion’, UNCTAD President Says, as Economic and Social Council Opens Financing for Development Forum

Populism and xenophobia were challenging global solidarity at a moment when States should be working together to meet the Sustainable Development Goals, speakers stressed today as the Economic and Social Council opened its forum on financing for development follow-up.

The …

GHANA: RUSSIAN, UKRAINIAN OPERATORS OF SMALL-SCALE MINING COMPANY ARRESTED

ACCRA, Following a tour of some mining sites, Ghana's Lands and Natural Resources Minister, John Peter Amewu, has ordered the foreign-operated Geo Professional Services to shut down with immediate effect.

The Minister has also ordered the arrest of the foreigners …

Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations Grants Applications of 47 Groups for Special Status with Economic and Social Council, Defers Action on 15

Resuming its 2017 session, the Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations today recommended 47 groups for special consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council, and deferred action on the status of 15 others.

The Committee spent the majority of …