Statement by Mr Toby Lanzer, Humanitarian Coordinator in South Sudan / Devastating cycle of violence and revenge in South Sudan must end

Statement by Mr Toby Lanzer, Humanitarian Coordinator in South Sudan / Devastating cycle of violence and revenge in South Sudan must end

JUBA, South Sudan, April 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- “I am deeply saddened and frustrated by the violence that has ravaged Bentiu and Bor in the past 72 hours. ...

FY 2014 Funding Opportunity Announcement for NGO Programs Benefiting Refugees and Asylum Seekers in South Africa

FY 2014 Funding Opportunity Announcement for NGO Programs Benefiting Refugees and Asylum Seekers in South Africa

WASHINGTON, April 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Funding Opportunity Announcement Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration April 16, 2014 Funding Opportunity ...

WHO ramps up to address Ebola challenges; prevent new infections / Protecting health workers one of top priorities

WHO ramps up to address Ebola challenges; prevent new infections / Protecting health workers one of top priorities

CONAKRY, Guinea, April 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- As the Ebola outbreak continues to evolve in Guinea and Liberia, WHO continues to expand its activities by ...

Canada Supports Sustainable Livelihoods and Health in Ghana / Canada helps Ghana diversify its economy and improve health services and nutrition

Canada Supports Sustainable Livelihoods and Health in Ghana / Canada helps Ghana diversify its economy and improve health services and nutrition

OTTAWA, Canada, April 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Senator Larry Smith, on behalf of the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La ...

FY 2014 Funding Opportunity Announcement for NGO Programs Benefiting Refugees in Chad and Cameroon

FY 2014 Funding Opportunity Announcement for NGO Programs Benefiting Refugees in Chad and Cameroon

WASHINGTON, April 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Funding Opportunity Announcement Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration April 16, 2014 Funding Opportunity ...

On the Occasion of the Republic of Zimbabwe’s National Day

On the Occasion of the Republic of Zimbabwe’s National Day

WASHINGTON, April 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Press Statement John Kerry Secretary of State Washington, DC April 17, 2014 On behalf of President Obama and the ...

AU PSC, at its 429th meeting held on 16 April 2014, adopted a decision on the situation in Guinea Bissau

AU PSC, at its 429th meeting held on 16 April 2014, adopted a decision on the situation in Guinea Bissau

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, April 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The Peace and Security Council of the African Union (AU), at its 429th meeting held on 16 April 2014, ...

Statement by Mr Toby Lanzer, Humanitarian Coordinator in South Sudan / Devastating cycle of violence and revenge in South Sudan must end

JUBA, South Sudan, April 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- “I am deeply saddened and frustrated by the violence that has ravaged Bentiu and Bor in the past 72 hours. There is no excuse for direct attacks on civilians, or on those risking their own lives to protect them. These events show, yet again, the pointlessness of the violence engulfing South Sudan. The current cycle of revenge will get the ...

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FY 2014 Funding Opportunity Announcement for NGO Programs Benefiting Refugees and Asylum Seekers in South Africa

WASHINGTON, April 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Funding Opportunity Announcement Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration April 16, 2014 Funding Opportunity Number: PRM-PRMOAPAF-14-013-049361 Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number: 19.517 - Overseas Refugee Assistance Programs for Africa Announcement issuance date: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Proposal submission deadline: ...

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WHO ramps up to address Ebola challenges; prevent new infections / Protecting health workers one of top priorities

CONAKRY, Guinea, April 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- As the Ebola outbreak continues to evolve in Guinea and Liberia, WHO continues to expand its activities by sending additional expertise to assist in all areas of the response. Currently more than 65public health experts are working with WHO and its Global Outbreak Alert and Response Network (GOARN) partnersare working with WHO on the ground ...

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Canada Supports Sustainable Livelihoods and Health in Ghana / Canada helps Ghana diversify its economy and improve health services and nutrition

OTTAWA, Canada, April 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Senator Larry Smith, on behalf of the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, announced today Canada's contribution to a number of development initiatives in Ghana, including the Building Capacity for Sustainable Livelihoods and Health project. Through a partnership with McGill University, ...

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FY 2014 Funding Opportunity Announcement for NGO Programs Benefiting Refugees in Chad and Cameroon

WASHINGTON, April 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Funding Opportunity Announcement Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration April 16, 2014 Funding Opportunity Number: PRM-PRMOAPAF-14-014 Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number: 19.517 - Overseas Refugee Assistance Programs for Africa Announcement issuance date: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Proposal submission deadline: Friday, ...

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On the Occasion of the Republic of Zimbabwe’s National Day

WASHINGTON, April 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Press Statement John Kerry Secretary of State Washington, DC April 17, 2014 On behalf of President Obama and the American people, I send best wishes to the people of Zimbabwe as you celebrate 34 years of independence on April 18. The United States remains committed to the people of Zimbabwe. We will continue to support all Zimbabweans as you ...

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AU PSC, at its 429th meeting held on 16 April 2014, adopted a decision on the situation in Guinea Bissau

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, April 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The Peace and Security Council of the African Union (AU), at its 429th meeting held on 16 April 2014, adopted the following decision on the situation in Guinea Bissau: Council, 1. Takes note of the briefing provided by the Director for Political Affairs of the AU Commission on the post-election situation in Guinea Bissau. Council also ...

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AU PSC, at its 429th meeting, held on 16 April 2014, was briefed on the upcoming elections in Egypt

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, April 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The Peace and Security Council of the African Union (AU), at its 429th meeting, held on 16 April 2014, was briefed on the upcoming elections in Egypt by the Department of the Political Affairs of the AU Commission. Council took note of the briefing. Council recalled all its legal instruments on unconstitutional changes of government, ...

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ZANZIBAR MINISTER OPENS 9TH ORDINARY MEETING OF EAC SECTORAL COUNCIL OF MINISTERS OF HEALTH

ARUSHA, Tanzania, 17 April 2014 / PRNewswire Africa / - The Minister in the Ministry of State, 2nd Vice President's Office of Zanzibar, Hon. Mohamed Aboud Mohamed today officially opened the Ministerial Session of the 9th Ordinary meeting of the EAC Sectoral Council of Ministers of Health taking place at the Zanzibar Beach Resort Hotel in Zanzibar, Tanzania. The Guest of Honour called for more concerted ...

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KENYA: UN AGENCY DISTURBED BY ARRESTS AND DEPORTATIONS OF SOMALI REFUGEES

NEW YORK, 17 April 2014 / PRNewswire Africa / - The United Nations today "http://www.unhcr.org/534fa2c76.html" voiced concern over the arrest and detention of over 1,000 refugees and asylum-seekers who were rounded up during counter-terrorism operations launched by Kenyan security forces in Nairobi this month. Most of those who have been arrested in the operations targeting undocumented foreigners ...

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