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2019 UNDP Human Development report is out

African countries have made significant strides in advancing human development, gaining ground on primary education and health. But a new generation of (...)

| December 2019 | 2241 views

Egypt: 2019 African Economic Conference

The 2019 African Economic Conference (AEC) opened in the Egyptian resort city of Sharm El Sheikh on Monday with a call on African policymakers to take bold (...)

| December 2019 | 1988 views

AI issues damning report on Guinea

PV Staff Amnesty International recently issued a damning report on the human rights situation in the West African country of Guinea which it says is (...)

| November 2019 | 2236 views

The state of social assistance in Africa

African governments are increasingly committing domestic resources to social protection and delivering more social assistance programmes to their poor and (...)

| September 2019 | 2127 views