Monthly Archives: January 2017

Warning of dire food shortages in Horn of Africa, UN agriculture agency calls for urgent action

With only one-quarter of expected rainfall received in the Horn of Africa in the October-December period, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) today called for an immediate response to prevent …

ECA and African Peer Review Mechanism sign MoU for improved cooperation

The Economic Commissionfor Africa'sActing Executive Secretary, Abdalla Hamdok, on Saturday signed a Memorandum of Understating with the African Peer Review Mechanism to establish a continuous partnership in support of the …

Young Continent, Old Leaders: The Aging Face of African Governance

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA � All 10 of the world's nations with the youngest populations are in Africa, according to United Nations statistics, giving the continent a median age of just …

IMF CALLS FOR INTERNATIONAL SUPPORT IN RECOVERING CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC’S ECONOMIC PROSPECT

The International Monetary Fund (IMF), has called on the international community to support economic recovery efforts in the Central African Republic (CAR).

This was said by the IMF managing director …

President Zuma arrives in Ethiopia for 28th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union

President Jacob Zuma has this evening, 28 January 2016, arrived in Addis Ababa, in the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, to attend the 28th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of …

Publicis Groupe Governance as of June 1, 2017

  • Arthur Sadoun named Chairman & CEO
  • Steve King to join the Management Board (Directoire)
  • Maurice Lévy nominated to take on role of Chairman of the Supervisory Board (Conseil de Surveillance)