Category Archives: Medical

African Innovation Foundation – Call for Applications: Innovation Prize for Africa 2018 Awards Investing In Inclusive Innovation Ecosystems

A pan-African open call inviting submissions for the seventh edition of the Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) awards from 10 October 2017 to 10 January 2018 Grand share price of US$ 185 000 to be awarded to top ten African

DG AzevA�do discusses preparations for MC11 with the WTO’s Africa Group

Director-General Roberto Azevecirc;do met yesterday(4 October)with the WTO's Africa Group to discuss preparations for the organization's 11th Ministerial Conference (MC11) which will be held in Buenos Aires, 10-13 December.

The Director-General listened to the views expressed by members of the Africa

US Adds Iran, Venezuela, 4 African Nations to Trafficking List

WASHINGTON �The White House said on Saturday it had ordered that Iran, Venezuela and four African nations be added to a U.S. list of countries accused of failing to crack down on human trafficking, a step that further isolates them

Southern African leaders, at General Assembly, call for levelling the economic playing field

Warning that Africa is beset by the double scourge of the disparity of the global economy and illicit financial outflows, South African President Jacob Zuma today called on the United Nations to play a central role in tackling both issues,


JOHANNESBURG, A South African model who has said she was whipped with an electric cord by Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe has filed court papers challenging the government's decision to grant her diplomatic immunity, advocacy group Afriforum said.Po...

ECA unveils model law on transboundary infrastructure development in Africa

The Economic Commission for Africa on Thursday unveiled the Model Law that provides a framework for the harmonization of cross-border rules, regulations, laws and policies governing transboundary infrastructure projects in Africa. The Model Law, unvei...