Monthly Archives: April 2016

Xenophobia in Zambia: Why it won’t happen in East Africa

Most East Africans hadn’t realised that there are many Rwandans in Zambia, until last week, when mobs went on a looting rampage targeting Rwandan shopkeepers in the west of the capital, Lusaka. They were

Wither the Left in Nigeria?

Most contemporary observers of Nigerian politics would be surprised to learn that the Left has been a significant part of the country’s postcolonial history.

Nowadays, the Left includes various groups, ranging from NGOs to pro-democracy …

Prix UNCA 2016 Concours de la Meilleure Couverture Mediatique de l’ONU et de ses Agences

Reise des prix le vendredi 16 décembre 2016 à New York au Gala de l’UNCA
sous la présidence d’honneur du Secrétaire général Ban Ki-moon, au restaurant Cipriani Wall Street, New York

NEW YORK, 30 avril …

2016 U.N. Correspondents Association Awards For Best Journalistic Coverage Of The United Nations And U.N. Agencies

WINNERS WILL BE HONORED AT GALA EVENT BY THE U.N. SECRETARY-GENERAL ON FRIDAY, DECEMBER 16th 2016 AT CIPRIANI WALL STREET, NEW YORK.

NEW YORK, April 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The United Nations Correspondents Association …

Boko Haram, Islamic State, and the underlying concerns for West Africa

Last year, Boko Haram pledged allegiance to the Islamic State. What’s come of it?

When Boko Haram released a recording in March 2015 in which its leader pledged allegiance to the Islamic State, many analysts …

“The Coexist Initiative,” Based In Kenya, Receives Fourth Prize At The Intercultural Innovation Award Ceremony

BAKU, Azerbaijan, April 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The Coexist Initiative from Kenya received the 4th prize at this year’s Intercultural Innovation Award (IIA) Ceremony for their “Girls Education Promotion Program.”

“Any girl who is

Guggenheim Presents Recent Art From The Middle East And North Africa In The Third Exhibition Of The Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative

But a Storm Is Blowing from Paradise Opens April 29 at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York and Travels to the Pera Museum in Istanbul in 2017

NEW YORK, April 28, 2016 /PRNewswire

Le Guggenheim présente l’art contemporain du Moyen-Orient et de l’Afrique du nord lors de la troisième exposition de l’Initiative d’Art Mondial Guggenheim UBS MAP

Mais une Tempête Souffle du Paradis (But a Storm Is Blowing from Paradise) ouvre le 29 avril au Musée Solomon R. Guggenheim de New York, puis se rendra au musée Pera d’Istanboul en 2017

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Mosquito genomes key to evaluating malaria control

NAIROBI – Monitoring the genomes of population of malaria-transmitting mosquitoes could be an effective method in determining the effectiveness of malaria control interventions, a study says.

According to researchers from Kenya, Tanzania and the United …