Waterloo Global Science Initiative invests in young people as a force for change in education

Waterloo Global Science Initiative invests in young people as a force for change in education

PHOENIX, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Waterloo Global Science Initiative (WGSI) is pleased to launch its Equinox Fellowship, a program that funds projects initiated by young ...

InformEx Announces Call for Speakers to Present at 2015 Conference & Expo in New Orleans

InformEx Announces Call for Speakers to Present at 2015 Conference & Expo in New Orleans

-- Abstracts are now being accepted for education sessions that highlight trends and business insights for the custom and specialty chemical sector HAMILTON, New Jersey, April 23, ...

Foreign Minister Steinmeier on his joint trip with Foreign Minister Fabius of France

Foreign Minister Steinmeier on his joint trip with Foreign Minister Fabius of France

BERLIN, Germany, April 23, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement in Berlin today (23 April) before departing with ...

2014 FIFA World Cup broadcasting rights for the Middle East and Northern Africa

2014 FIFA World Cup broadcasting rights for the Middle East and Northern Africa

GENEVA, Switzerland, April 23, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- FIFA would like to reiterate that contrary to some reports about the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ coverage in the ...

Climate change’s potential impact must figure in food production efforts / FAO at agriculture forum lauds Morocco for achieving MDG 1, signs South-South Cooperation accord

Climate change’s potential impact must figure in food production efforts / FAO at agriculture forum lauds Morocco for achieving MDG 1, signs South-South Cooperation accord

ROME, Italy, April 23, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Countries need to shift to more sustainable food systems, stepping up action to mitigate and adapt to the effects of ...

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) Transfroms its Brand Identity

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) Transfroms its Brand Identity

JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, April 23, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Today the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) (http://www.jse.co.za) revealed its new brand which ...

Deploring Death of Teenage Kenyan FGM Victim, Clitoraid Urges Kenya’s Health Ministry to Open a Clitoral Restoration Hospital and Eliminate Female Genital Mutilation

Deploring Death of Teenage Kenyan FGM Victim, Clitoraid Urges Kenya’s Health Ministry to Open a Clitoral Restoration Hospital and Eliminate Female Genital Mutilation

NAIROBI, Kenya, April 23, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Following the tragic death of a 13-year old Kenyan girl who underwent female genital mutilation (FGM) last ...

Waterloo Global Science Initiative invests in young people as a force for change in education

PHOENIX, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Waterloo Global Science Initiative (WGSI) is pleased to launch its Equinox Fellowship, a program that funds projects initiated by young people between the ages of 18 and 30 inspired by the priorities outlined in the Equinox Blueprint: Learning 2030 which launched globally last week in Oxford, UK at the World Literacy Summit. Equinox Blueprint: Learning 2030's ...

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InformEx Announces Call for Speakers to Present at 2015 Conference & Expo in New Orleans

-- Abstracts are now being accepted for education sessions that highlight trends and business insights for the custom and specialty chemical sector HAMILTON, New Jersey, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InformEx, North America's leading business partnering event and educational resource for buyers and sellers of high-value chemistry, invites speakers to submit proposals for education sessions to be held during ...

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Foreign Minister Steinmeier on his joint trip with Foreign Minister Fabius of France

BERLIN, Germany, April 23, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement in Berlin today (23 April) before departing with France's Foreign Minister Fabius on a joint trip to Moldova, Georgia, Tunisia and Paris: As the crisis in Ukraine continues, we are travelling to Moldova and Georgia to gain an impression of the situation on the ground. The deep ...

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2014 FIFA World Cup broadcasting rights for the Middle East and Northern Africa

GENEVA, Switzerland, April 23, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- FIFA would like to reiterate that contrary to some reports about the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ coverage in the Middle East and Northern Africa, including statements attributed to ZDF, FIFA's broadcast partner in Germany, ZDF will not be broadcasting matches unencrypted on the Eutelsat Hot Bird satellite platform during the 2014 FIFA World ...

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Climate change’s potential impact must figure in food production efforts / FAO at agriculture forum lauds Morocco for achieving MDG 1, signs South-South Cooperation accord

ROME, Italy, April 23, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Countries need to shift to more sustainable food systems, stepping up action to mitigate and adapt to the effects of climate change, FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva told participants at the seventh Forum on Agriculture in the Kingdom of Morocco. "Everything we do needs to take climate change into consideration," he stressed. "And ...

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The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) Transfroms its Brand Identity

JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, April 23, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Today the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) (http://www.jse.co.za) revealed its new brand which demonstrates the bourse's identity as a modern African marketplace that connects investors to growth opportunities globally. New logo: http://www.photos.apo-opa.com/plog-content/images/apo/logos/jse-1.png Photo JSE: ...

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Deploring Death of Teenage Kenyan FGM Victim, Clitoraid Urges Kenya’s Health Ministry to Open a Clitoral Restoration Hospital and Eliminate Female Genital Mutilation

NAIROBI, Kenya, April 23, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Following the tragic death of a 13-year old Kenyan girl who underwent female genital mutilation (FGM) last Monday, an organization that helps FGM victims obtain restorative surgery to reverse FGM effects, is urging Kenyan Health Secretary James Macharia to open Kenya's first clitoral repair hospital. Logo: ...

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Media Alert: Press Conference in Democratic Republic of Congo

KISANGANI, Democratic Republic of Congo, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Governor of the ORIENTAL PROVINCE OF THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO, Mr. Jean Bamanisa Saidi, and Mr. Patrick Schwarz, CEO of SOCIETE DE DEVELOPPEMENT CONGO SARL herewith jointly invite all members of the media and press corps to attend a press conference to announce the first accomplishments of their Public Private Partnership.  ...

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UNPACKING THE KEY ANTI-CORRUPTION INGREDIENTS FOR CONSTITUTIONS

BERLIN, 17 April 2014 / PRNewswire Africa / - Ahead of the presidential elections, Transparency International Ukraine and five other organisations are calling for changes to the country's constitution for greater accountability, transparency and access to information, including the creation of an anti-corruption commission. Civil society in Ukraine is addressing an issue that many agree on: The ...

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29TH EXTRA-ORDINARY MEETING OF EAC COUNCIL OF MINISTERS KICKS OFF IN ARUSHA

ARUSHA, Tanzania, 23 April 2014 / PRNewswire Africa / - The 29th meeting of the EAC Extra-Ordinary Council of Ministers is underway at the EAC headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania. The 29th meeting of the EAC Extra Ordinary Council of Ministers will be conducted through the session of Senior Officials 23-24 April 2014; the session of the Co-ordination Committee i.e. Permanent Secretaries 25-26 April 2014; and ...

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