Monthly Archives: April 2016

Validation of the report of diagnostic goat value chains study in north-eastern Kenya conducted

As livelihoods of the pastoral and agro-pastoral communities in north-eastern (NE) Kenya are dependent on livestock production, particularly the goats of breed galla, that are kept by the Somali and Boran communities of Kenya; and …

Latest from OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine, based on information received as of 19:30hrs, 29 April 2016

This report is for media and the general public.

The SMM recorded a lower number of ceasefire violations in Donetsk and Luhansk regions compared with the previous day. It conducted further crater analysis related to

Relief funding for golf clubs

A GOLF club in north Durham has secured £5,000 in funding after rain flooded the course.

South Moor Golf Club, near Stanley, was shut for over four weeks after persistent rain damaged the paths …

“Lightbulb” moment over mouthwash ingredient will help North-East drug plant save thousands of babies' lives

A DRUG company is leading a drive to cut newborn baby deaths after a senior official’s “lightbulb moment”.

GlaxoSmithKline has launched the Umbipro gel to tackle umbilical cord-related deaths in Africa and Asia.

Bosses say …

On international day, UN spotlights history and power of jazz in building peace

30 April 2016 – Jazz is a universal message of peace that harmonizes rhythm and meaning, carries values significant for every woman and man, and provides unique opportunities for mutual understanding, the top United Nations …