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Monthly archives for March, 2015

New energy, historic relationships: W...

New energy, historic relationships: Why Egypt is strengthening its African ties

The warmth of the speeches by many African heads of state in Sharm el Sheikh during the recent Egyptian Economic Development Conference was a powerful reminder of the deep historical and cultural ties linking Egypt and many of its neighbours. It also revealed a shared belief in the urgency of accelerating future engagement. Source: Perspective

Build Africa’s defences against econo...

Build Africa’s defences against economic shocks now: AfDB president

While many of the world’s most advanced economies suffered historic setbacks following the 2009 financial crisis, overall African economies fared well. Source: Perspective

Better Health Data: A Matter of Life ...

Better Health Data: A Matter of Life and Death

What are the top five leading causes of death? In many countries, the answer is: We really do not know. Source: Perspective