WHO: access to HIV medicines severely impacted by COVID-19 as AIDS response stalls

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Henry Opondo Seventy-three countries have warned that they face the risk of stock-outs of antiretroviral (ARV) medicines as a...

Is COVID-19 killing East Africa Wildlife Conservation?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Checky Abuje   Covid19 is threatening East Africa with Wildlife conservation and experts now claim the sector is at the verge...

Transforming the livelihoods and lives of smallholder farmers in Africa – AGRA

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Integration and scale: Transforming the livelihoods and lives of smallholder farmers in Africa – AGRA <!-- --> AGRA's response to...

EFF Joins Coalition to Call on the EU to Introduce Interoperability Rules

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). EFF Joins Coalition to Call on the EU to Introduce Interoperability Rules Today, EFF sent a joint letter to European...

End food insecurity across Africa through agricultural change – AGRA

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Real food grown real good

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Wairimu Muthike   As the Covid-19 crisis unfolds, production and access of safe and nutritious food to complement preventative measures...

Global climate solutions: African clean energy pioneers drive Post-COVID-19 green recovery

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Togolese Rural Electrification and Renewable Energy Agency (AT2ER) was announced as the winner of Ashden’s System Innovation for...

‘Stay the course together to emerge stronger’ from COVID-19 crisis: UN chief’s message to...

The High-Level Political Forum (HLPF), which formally begins on Tuesday, is an annual stock-take of the world’s progress towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals...

New highly productive sorghum varieties released – ICRISAT

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Three improved sorghum varieties with a yield potential of approximately 4 tons per hectare and tolerant to grey leaf...

What African farmers and processors have to say – ICRISAT

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Original post on Farmers and agricultural stakeholders in Ghana, Niger, Nigeria, Mali and Senegal share the impact that the outbreak...

Africa is facing a food crisis due to COVID-19. These seeds could help prevent...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Original post on   Seed demand is expected to outstrip supply by nearly twice in the coming seasons, based on expert...

Business sector still far from reaching sustainability goals, UN report shows, 20 years on...

“The scale and pace of change, to date, to deliver SDGs has not been big enough or fast enough”, said Remi Erikson, who led...

Avon breakthrough technology to beautify women – CAJ News Africa

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AU: Science to take centre stage

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). As an agency that publicises the science and technological development in Africa, we laud the Africa Union for launching...

We have talented farmers! – ICRISAT

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Innovator, champion and change leader Oumar Koné is not only a seed producer and a farmer, he is an...

EFF Files Amicus Brief Arguing Geofence Warrants Violate the Fourth Amendment

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Should the police be able to force Google to turn over identifying information on every phone within a certain...

Interactive Webinar: Virtual Stakeholder Consultations in 3 Asian Mega-Deltas

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). IRRI together with WorldFish and other global partners are hosting the Virtual Stakeholder Consultations on CGIAR Research Program in...

Wikileaks-Hosted “Most Wanted Leaks” Reflects the Transparency Priorities of Public Contributors

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The government recently released a superseding indictment against Wikileaks editor in chief Julian Assange, currently imprisoned and awaiting extradition...

A Divided World Struggles With Covid-19

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). One threat, divided response: A close relationship between World Health Organization Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus and Chinese President Xi...

Hundreds of Police Departments with Deadly Histories Partner with Amazon’s Ring Surveillance Cameras

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). San Francisco – Research by the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) shows that hundreds of U.S. police departments with deadly...

The New EARN IT Bill Still Threatens Encryption and Free Speech

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The day before a committee debate and vote on the EARN IT Act, the bill’s sponsors replaced their bill...

Google’s AMP, the Canonical Web, and the Importance of Web Standards

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Have you ever clicked on a link after googling something, only to find that Google didn’t take you to...

COVID-19: AU receives 10 M EUR from the EU

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The African Union has received EUR 10 million funding from the European Union (EU) to implement a joint int...

Amazon’s Ring Enables the Over-Policing Efforts of Some of America’s Deadliest Law Enforcement Agencies

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Ring, Amazon’s “smart” doorbell camera company, recently began sharing statistics on how many video requests police departments submit to...