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...

How COVID-19 affects education for people with disabilities in Ghana · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Wunpini Fatimata Mohammed / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). In Ghana, education has undergone a series of...

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...

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...

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...

Helping young enterprise take off will bring sustainable returns, say UN economists |

Amid worsening global employment prospects owing to the pandemic, the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) maintained in a new report that...

Join Brittany’s TFF Ambassador Team in Oceania!

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Based in Oceania? Join Brittany’s TFF Ambassador Team! Brittany Dahl is the Oceania TFF Regional Coordinator and a Geospatial Consultant...

Questions on Succession in North Korea

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Top secret: The Kim family has controlled North Korea since 1948 and when leaders go out of sight, global...

Bold and creative’ solutions needed for a sustainable, post-pandemic economy |

During the first in a series of roundtable discussions on responding and recovering better from the global crisis, this one with women economists, he...

MCC Procurement Quickly Responds to COVID-19

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). MCA-Morocco Despite the challenges of COVID-19, procurement operations under MCC’s compacts in partner countries around the world continue to run...

Small holder farmers in Busia set to benefit from soya bean project

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Checky Abuje Soya bean farming has in the recent past become the centre of focus and attraction to various...

Impacts of COVID-19 disproportionately affect poor and vulnerable: UN chief |

The virtual high-level UN meeting was billed as the first in a series of policy dialogues on ending poverty, and also served as the...

DHL’s digital road freight platform Saloodo! makes inroad into Angola

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). DHL Global Forwarding, the leading international provider of air, sea and road freight services has launched its digital road freight...

Addressing Population Challenge Is Not Impossible

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A good life: The world is on track for more than 10 billion people by the century’s end, even...

MCC Procurement Quickly Responds to COVID-19

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). MCA-Morocco Despite the challenges of COVID-19, procurement operations under MCC’s compacts in partner countries around the world continue to run...

Real food frown 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...

South African technology solution brings hope to events industry

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). While the moratorium on large events and gatherings imposed by COVID has wreaked havoc with the multi-million rand events...

Join Maeva and her TFF Ambassador Team in Europe!

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Based in Europe? Join Maeva’s TFF Ambassador Team! Maeva supervises and leads the TFF Community across Europe. She joined the...

PFMS: Putting Disease Detection into the Hands of Cameroon Poultry Farmers

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In 2005, the Cameroon government became one of the few African countries to restrict the import of frozen poultry...

Digital Memorialization for a Global Age

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Global grieving; New technologies help museums and individual gather evidence and relay history – Holocaust survivor Sam Harris answered...

3 Things Plant-based Protein Companies Must Get Right

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The last few years have been a feast for plant-based protein producers, especially for trailblazing companies like Impossible or Beyond Meat. Health...

Universal, inclusive education ‘non-negotiable’ |

Released at the start of what is being heralded as a “decade of action” for education, as the world grapples with the COVID-19 crisis,...

People with disabilities left stranded during national lockdown in Uganda · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Brian Oduti / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Nearly a month after Uganda enforced a national lockdown...

Extreme weather ‘record’ likely in Arctic Circle, says UN weather agency WMO |

“The WMO is seeking to verify reports of a new temperature record north of the Arctic circle”, WMO spokesperson Clare Nullis told journalists in...