Daily Archives: April 24, 2017

Peacebuilding in Africa: why the media matters

The appointment of United Nations (UN) Secretary-General António Guterres in January has many wondering how he will take forward the recommendations of three major UN reviews on peacebuilding, peacekeeping and women, and peace and security, …

The region in Niger quietly piloting a Boko Haram amnesty

In mid-December 2016, in rural Diffa region on Niger’s southern border with Nigeria, fourteen men gave themselves up to authorities. The group said that they were former fighters of Boko Haram and that they …

New Testing Procedure Holds Promise As a Critical Tool in the Global Effort to Eliminate Malaria

Field laboratory-deployable molecular test up to 80,000 times more sensitive than current options

CINCINNATI, April 24, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As the global community gathers for World Malaria Day to celebrate successes and plot strategy

Zambian Opposition Denies Arson, says Government Plotting Against it

LUSAKA � Zambia’s main opposition party, whose leader has been arrested and charged with treason, accused the government on Monday of trying to frame it for arson as an excuse for greater political suppression.

President …