Daily Archives: September 7, 2017

UN, partners seek $106 million in humanitarian aid for drought-hit Kenya

7 September 2017 &#150 The United Nations and its humanitarian partners in Kenya today appealed for $106 million to scale-up their response to the most urgent needs resulting from the egregious effects of the drought …

President Donald J. Trump Approves South Carolina Emergency Declaration

Today, President Donald J. Trump declared that an emergency exists in the State of South Carolina and ordered Federal assistance to supplement State, tribal, and local response efforts due to the emergency conditions resulting from …

Written question – Glyphosate / British Agriculture – P-005517/2017

In March 2015, an agency of the World Health Organisation (WHO), the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), concluded that glyphosate is a ‘probable’ carcinogen to humans (Group 2a).

By contrast, the EU agencies …

Marginalization, perceived abuse of power pushing Africa’s youth to extremism – UN study

7 September 2017 &#150 Deprivation, marginalization and perceived state violence or abuse of power are pushing young Africans into the clutches of violent extremism, a groundbreaking study by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP

Hariri, Central African President hold talks on latest developments

NNA – The President of the Council of Ministers Saad Hariri received this evening at the Grand Serail the President of the Central African Republic, Faustin Archange Touadara.

They held a closed meeting that focused …