Food insecurity continues to deepen in South Sudan as funds dry up / Urgent assistance needed for life-saving support to farmers, fishers and pastoralists

Food insecurity continues to deepen in South Sudan as funds dry up / Urgent assistance needed for life-saving support to farmers, fishers and pastoralists

ROME, Italy, July 31, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Continued efforts to provide farmers, fishers and pastoralists in South Sudan with life-saving emergency livelihood ...

U.S., partner nations gather in Malawi for Exercise Southern Accord 14

U.S., partner nations gather in Malawi for Exercise Southern Accord 14

LILONGWE, Malawi, July 31, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Civilian and military personnel from Malawi Defense Force, the U.S. and other partner nations have gathered in ...

SOUTH SUDAN – THREAT OF CHOLERA GROWS

SOUTH SUDAN – THREAT OF CHOLERA GROWS

GENEVA, Switzerland, July 31, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Thousands of displaced South Sudanese living in congested camps with poor hygiene and sanitation are at high ...

Remarks by the First Lady Before a Roundtable with Young African Leaders

Remarks by the First Lady Before a Roundtable with Young African Leaders

WASHINGTON, July 31, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The Omni Shoreham Hotel Washington, D.C. 11:41 A.M. EDT MRS. OBAMA: I don't want to do too much talking because I just ...

Remarks by National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice “Africa and America: Partners in a Shared Future”

Remarks by National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice “Africa and America: Partners in a Shared Future”

WASHINGTON, July 31, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Remarks by National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice “Africa and America: Partners in a Shared Future” at the United ...

SECRETARY-GENERAL APPOINTS MAJOR GENERAL MARTIN CHOMU TUMENTA OF CAMEROON FORCE COMMANDER FOR CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

SECRETARY-GENERAL APPOINTS MAJOR GENERAL MARTIN CHOMU TUMENTA OF CAMEROON FORCE COMMANDER FOR CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

NEW YORK, July 31, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today announced the appointment of Major General Martin Chomu Tumenta ( ...

The African Union makes a pressing appeal for an immediate end to violence and dialogue in Libya / The AU urges the international community to lend its full support to the efforts of the region through the High-Level Ministerial Group on Libya

The African Union makes a pressing appeal for an immediate end to violence and dialogue in Libya / The AU urges the international community to lend its full support to the efforts of the region through the High-Level Ministerial Group on Libya

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, July 31, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union (AU), Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, is following, with ...

Food insecurity continues to deepen in South Sudan as funds dry up / Urgent assistance needed for life-saving support to farmers, fishers and pastoralists

ROME, Italy, July 31, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Continued efforts to provide farmers, fishers and pastoralists in South Sudan with life-saving emergency livelihood kits are at risk due to a funding shortfall, aggravating the risk of famine in some areas of the country, FAO warned today. The Organization has so far received $42 million of the $108 million it has appealed for as part of the ...

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U.S., partner nations gather in Malawi for Exercise Southern Accord 14

LILONGWE, Malawi, July 31, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Civilian and military personnel from Malawi Defense Force, the U.S. and other partner nations have gathered in Lilongwe, Malawi to participate in the U.S. Africa Command-sponsored Exercise Southern Accord 14, July 14-31. Comprising approximately 200 participants from ten countries, SA14 combines academics and team building into a command ...

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SOUTH SUDAN – THREAT OF CHOLERA GROWS

GENEVA, Switzerland, July 31, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Thousands of displaced South Sudanese living in congested camps with poor hygiene and sanitation are at high risk of contracting cholera. Since the beginning of July this year, Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) teams in Upper Nile State have treated over 904 patients for cholera in two cholera treatment centres in ...

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Remarks by the First Lady Before a Roundtable with Young African Leaders

WASHINGTON, July 31, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The Omni Shoreham Hotel Washington, D.C. 11:41 A.M. EDT MRS. OBAMA: I don't want to do too much talking because I just talked in there. You heard my thoughts. But I'm really interested in hearing from you. As I've said -- as you've heard, as Tina has shared with you -- we are really focusing on education broadly in the United States, and girls' ...

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Remarks by National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice “Africa and America: Partners in a Shared Future”

WASHINGTON, July 31, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Remarks by National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice “Africa and America: Partners in a Shared Future” at the United State Institute of Peace, Washington, DC Wednesday, July 30, 2014 As Delivered Good morning, everyone. Thank you Kristin for that very generous introduction. And thank you all for being here. In particular I want to acknowledge and ...

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SECRETARY-GENERAL APPOINTS MAJOR GENERAL MARTIN CHOMU TUMENTA OF CAMEROON FORCE COMMANDER FOR CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

NEW YORK, July 31, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today announced the appointment of Major General Martin Chomu Tumenta ( Cameroon) as the Force Commander of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA). Major General Tumenta will commence his appointment mid-September 2014 at the time of ...

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The African Union makes a pressing appeal for an immediate end to violence and dialogue in Libya / The AU urges the international community to lend its full support to the efforts of the region through the High-Level Ministerial Group on Libya

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, July 31, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union (AU), Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, is following, with dismay and concern, the evolution of the situation in Libya, which is marked by the escalation of the armed confrontation between armed groups and militias, particularly in Benghazi and Tripoli. She strongly condemns these acts ...

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UN Representative for Somalia welcomes agreement of intent to form new administration in central Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia, July 30, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia (SRSG), Nicholas Kay, welcomed today's agreement in principle to form a regional administration in central Somalia. Under the leadership of the Federal Government, representatives from the region signed a document in which they stated that they would work together towards ...

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12 Clever Ways to Grow Your Lead Database

NEW YORK, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Email marketing is a cost-efficient and modern alternative to traditional advertising. If well-executed, email marketing campaigns can result in greater profit for your business. In order to build a campaign, you first have to acquire a list of targeted, qualified prospects who will most likely be interested in your services. The following ideas can help you acquire ...

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Mozambique Unveils Pandemic and Disaster Preparedness Plans at USAFRICOM Sponsored Event

MAPUTO, Mozambique, July 30, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The Government of Mozambique in partnership with the United States Africa Command (USAFRICOM) Disaster Preparedness Program (DPP), successfully concluded day one of the Cabinet Simulation Exercise on Disaster Preparedness and Response in Maputo, 28 July 2014. More than 140 representatives of Mozambique's government, military, national ...

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