Category Archives: Business

Deputy Secretary Sullivan’s Meeting With YALI/IVLP/CCI Alumni in South Africa

The below is attributable to Deputy Spokesperson Robert Palladino:?

On March 14, Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan met with young South Africans who have participated in U.S.-funded professional and academic exchange programs including …

Public Services Must Be Accessible, Work in Tandem, Speakers Underline, as Commission on Status of Women Continues Session

Pay for care work, adequate funding for health care, cash transfers free of conditionalities, and safe public transport are essential for advancing the rights of women and girls, the Commission on the Status of Women …

Deputy Secretary-General Stresses Need to Change Consumption, Production Patterns While Tackling Biodiversity Loss, Climate Change, at Environment Assembly

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, to the fourth United Nations Environment Assembly, in Nairobi today:

Let me first express my deepest condolences to the Government of Ethiopia and …

Study: C-Sections 50 Times More Deadly in Africa

PARIS The death rate among women undergoing a C-section to deliver a baby is about 50 times higher in Africa than in most wealthy nations, researchers said Friday.

One in 200 women dies during or …

Deputy President Mabuza to hand over settled land to the Ubizo community in Empangeni, KwaZulu-Natal

Deputy President David Mabuza, the Chairperson of the Inter-Ministerial Committee on Land Reform, accompanied by the Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform, Ms Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, will on Saturday, 16 March 2019, officiate at the …