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Congo Basin: Earth’s African ‘lung’ is it most resilient

Mail Guardian South Africa 16 Oct 2021
The Congo Basin rainforest in Central Africa is Earth’s African lung ... The Congo Basin Climate Commission, an African-led initiative supported by Morocco, could the right platform, if it can commit to involve all stakeholders, especially civil society groups ... The whole world benefits from the Earth’s African lung.

ECA new initiative supports African cities to measures GDP

Business Ghana 16 Oct 2021
A new initiative by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) is supporting African cities to measure their gross domestic product (GDP), a vital economic well-being indicator ... The regional guideline, in particular, will be used as a main capacity-building tool to support more African cities in conducting their GDP estimates.

Africa and Its Modern History are Natural Extension of Just Struggle of Palestinian People

The Palestine Chronicle 16 Oct 2021
a supposition rooted in a claim of common growth where the two sides seek to merge their so-called shared interests as the culmination of an extended process of building bilateral relations between the African continent and Israel ... The grant of observer status was within the unilateral authority of Moussa Faki, head of the African Union Commission;.

Istanbul to host Turkey-Africa business forum next week

Anadolu Agency 16 Oct 2021
... respectively; Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, director general of World Trade Organization, ministers from Turkey and African countries and chairmen of business associations are expected to attend the event.

Dozens of Qnet agents and recruits arrested in Koforidua

Ghana Web 16 Oct 2021 published on March 15, 2021 that scores of Ghanaians and some West African nationals risk being scammed by agents of network marketing company Qnet Ghana ... Every week you will get commission ... The next stop this time around, was a house where nationals from West African Countries were similarly operating as Qnet Agents in Okorase.

The Government of Sweden and UNDP sign agreement to promote socio-economic development and peacebuilding in Africa’s borderlands

Reliefweb 16 Oct 2021
The programme will be implemented in collaboration with the African Union Commission (AUC) and the Life and Peace Institute (LPI). The signing ceremony was held at the Embassy of Sweden in Addis Ababa with representation by Ulla Andrén, Head of Regional Development Cooperation for Sweden and Stan Nkwain, Director a.i ... ###### ... .

Rep. Hudson presents Congressional Awards to three Cabarrus County students

Independent Tribune 16 Oct 2021
Victoria Young. Rep. Richard Hudson presented three students from Cabarrus County with the Congressional Award Thursday at his Concord office ... Students trying to earn the Silver Award complete. ... Pictured ... Kayla also participated in Youth Commission and Teen Court to learn about the legal system and joined Delta Gems to support African American girls ... .

Turnover at SC African American Heritage Commission raises concerns

The Post and Courier 15 Oct 2021
African American Heritage Commission has raised concerns among some members over how two of their veteran colleagues were treated ... Department of Archives and History and why its Archives and History Commission, whose members are mostly White, has oversight over the African American Heritage Commission, whose members are mostly Black.

Mount Pleasant's last-standing African American school relocated

The Post and Courier 15 Oct 2021
The African American Historic Settlement Commission has plans to refurbish the deteriorated building, which dates to 1904, into an educational and cultural center that could also serve as a community gathering space ... The African American Historic Settlement Commission relocated the school to a site it owns at 1578 Snowden Road.

African Union: Algerian FM holds talks with African counterparts

DZ Breaking 15 Oct 2021
The Algerian foreign minister had, on Wednesday, consultation meetings with several of his African counterparts and high-level officials at the AU Commission, including the president of the AU Commission, Moussa Faki ...

Palestinian FM calls on African Union to overturn Israel’s observer status

Press TV 15 Oct 2021
Last month, a group of international lawyers, researchers and activists filed a complaint with the African Commission on Human and People's Rights, denouncing the recent decision of the African Union to grant Israel an observer status at the regional bloc, and seeking its revocation.

Sudan rejects Israeli membership of African Union

The New Arab 15 Oct 2021
The Sudanese foreign ministry expressed its rejection of the African Commission's decision to grant Israel observer status in the African Union, despite establishing diplomatic ties with the Jewish state last year ... The African ...

Turkey becomes new route for African leaders

Anadolu Agency 15 Oct 2021
While Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit Angola, Togo, and Nigeria, he also received five leaders from African countries and President of the African Union (AU) Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat this year ... In addition to bilateral relations, African leaders are also taking steps to find solutions to regional issues by exchanging ideas with Turkey.

ARTS AND HUMANITIES: Recipients fo 2021 Governor's Awards announced

Aiken Standard 15 Oct 2021
... of African American culture and associated historic sites. She was also instrumental in transforming the council into what is now the African American Heritage Commission ... Simon Lewis, has been teaching African and Third World Literature at the College of Charleston since 1996.

Arkansas Martin Luther King Jr. Commission to host events in Harrison

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 15 Oct 2021
Commission is partnering with the Harrison Chamber of Commerce on a program called "Rebirth of a City.". DuShun Scarbrough, executive director of the King Commission, equates it with "pushing the reset button." ... The commission, which is a division of the Arkansas Department of Education, will hold an event in Harrison on Jan.