Monthly Archives: January 2018

Radiant.Earth and OpenAQ Partner to Fight Air Pollution in Africa

WASHINGTON, Jan. 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Radiant.Earth today announced its partnership with OpenAQ to bring together a diverse group of individuals in Ghana and Kenya who are deeply concerned about poor air quality in their community and are looking for solutions. Radiant.Earth, a

DECENT JOBS STILL THE PRIORITY FOR GOVT, SAYS SOUTH AFRICAN DEPUTY PRESIDENT

PRETORIA-- South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says the government remains committed to creating decent work on a scale which can make a decisive impact on poverty and inequality rates in the country.That requires far higher levels of econom...

Diaspora Voices Missing in South Sudan Dialogue, Activists Say

Activists are criticizing a South Sudan peace initiative for leaving a major group out of the discussions.The initiative, known as the High Level Revitalization Forum, is aimed at reviving South Sudan's stalled 2015 peace agreement, and it is supposed ...

Komet Reports 185 and 149.6 g/t Au from Grab Samples within the Guiro Mine

QUEBEC CITY, Jan. 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Komet Resources Inc. (“Komet” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce a gold discovery 4km from the Guiro mine and the development of a new unmined shoot at the mine. New Gold Zone Komet

EASTERN AND SOUTHERN AFRICA RECEIVE 7.1 MILLION EURO EU GRANT FO4 CLIMATE CHANGE PROGRAMMES

HARARE, The European Union has made available a 7.1 million Euro grant to the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) to implement climate change resilience programmes in member countries.The funding is part of the larger Global Climate ...

Inside the EU’s deeply flawed $200 million migration deal with Sudan

As millions of dollars in EU funds flow into Sudan to stem African migration, asylum seekers say they are increasingly trapped, living in a perpetual state of fear and exploitation in this key transit country.In interviews with over 25 Eritrean