Monthly Archives: August 2020

400 000 children to be vaccinated against polio and measles in Banadir in midst of COVID-19 pandemic

30 August 2020 – For 3 days during a blazing Mogadishu summer, across 17 of Banadir’s districts, around 2500 women and 790 men pulled on their masks and sat cautiously at a safe distance from each other to undergo refresher training. They were preparing for no ordinary feat – conducting a health campaign that will

World Bank Group Exceeds 2020 Climate Finance Target for 3rd Consecutive Year – $21.4 Billion in Funding for Climate Action

STORY HIGHLIGHTS • In fiscal year 2020, the World Bank Group allocated nearly $21.4 billion to climate-related investments, surpassing its climate-finance target for the third year in a row. • Bank Group climate finance exceeded $83 billion over the 5 years that the first Climate Change Action Plan (2016-2020) was in effect. • Three country

How To Certify A Region As Wild Polio Free

Professor Rose Leke on polio eradication, gender and women in science. After the World Health Assembly passed a resolution to eradicate polio worldwide in 1988, the Global Certification Commission led the way in establishing a formal certification process, asking each of the six WHO regions to set up a Regional Certification Commission. Then in 1996,

Global Price Watch: July 2020 Prices (August 31, 2020)

KEY MESSAGES • In West Africa, market supplies remained sufficient to meet demand, despite normal lean seasonal demand increases. Insecurity-related market disruptions persisted in the Greater Lake Chad basin, the Tibesti region, and the LiptakoGourma region. Coarse grain prices in the Sahel were near or below average in surplus and self-sufficient areas due to limited

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19): Weekly Epidemiological Update (30 August 2020)

Data as received by WHO from national authorities, as of 10 am CEST 30 August 2020 For the latest data and information on COVID-19, please see: • WHO COVID-19 Dashboard • Rolling updates on COVID-19 • WHO COVID-19 Weekly Operational Update Global epidemiological situation Over 1.8 million new COVID-19 cases and 38 000 new deaths

CNBM organise une journée portes ouvertes au parc industriel de Zambie

LUSAKA, Zambie, 31 août 2020 /PRNewswire/ — China National Building Material Group Co., Ltd. (CNBM) a organisé sa première journée portes ouvertes en ligne portant sur la bonne utilisation des ressources au parc industriel de Zambie (Zambia Industrial Park) à Lusaka, capitale de la Zambie, le 26 août. Au cours de l’événement, Lulu Wood, une hôtesse locale, a […]

RevBits gagne la première place parmi les 100 meilleures jeunes pousses de la cybersécurité pour 2020

Lors de l’évènement Black Hat USA 2020, RevBits Cybersecurity Solutions fut classée première parmi les 100 meilleures entreprises dans cette catégorie du prestigieux prix qui est exclusivement réservé aux jeunes pousses de la cybersécurité MINEOLA, New York, 31 août 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Le fournisseur d’une suite complète de solutions de sécurité, REVBITS CYBERSECURITY SOLUTIONS, a annoncé aujourd’hui sa […]

RevBits Named Winner as Top 100 Cybersecurity Startup for 2020

During Black Hat USA 2020, RevBits Cybersecurity Solutions Named a Top 100 Winner in this Prestigious Awards Category Exclusively for Cybersecurity Startups MINEOLA, N.Y., Aug. 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — REVBITS CYBERSECURITY SOLUTIONS, a provider of a complete suite of security solutions, today announced that is has been named a Top 100 Cybersecurity Startup for 2020. […]

RevBits Named Winner as Top 100 Cybersecurity Startup for 2020

During Black Hat USA 2020, RevBits Cybersecurity Solutions Named a Top 100 Winner in this Prestigious Awards Category Exclusively for Cybersecurity Startups MINEOLA, N.Y., Aug. 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — REVBITS CYBERSECURITY SOLUTIONS, a provider of a complete suite of security solutions, today announced that is has been named a Top 100 Cybersecurity Startup for 2020. […]