Benin confirms H5N1 avian flu – latest African country to report outbreak

PORTO NOVO, Aug 27 (NNN-AGENCIES) — Benin has identified an outbreak of the highly contagious H5N1 avian flu in two districts near the capital Porto Novo, the agriculture ministry says. On Wednesday, Benin became the latest West African country to declare an avian flu outbreak, after Ivory Coast identified the disease last week near its […]

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Nrth West Economic Development celebrates women in manufacturing sector

Speedchem manufacture committed to supply good quality products and services to its clients. In closing women’s month, we celebrate women in all their positive contributions to the society and the backbone of this country, the Department of Economic Development, Environment, Conservation and Tourism commemorates women in all their splendour. This time, the department looks into […]

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Ucertain Pathways: How gender shapes the experiences of children on the move

Age plays a critical role in a child’s migration, but how will gender mediate that experience? Which gender-specific vulnerabilities, needs, and opportunities influence the lives of girls and boys on the move? This report reviews the existing evidence base – official statistics and quantitative and qualitative studies from the community level to the global level […]

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