For every two COVID-19 deaths, one child loses a caregiver

by Laura Rawlings &Susan Hillis The COVID crisis will leave many unwanted legacies. The world has been closely tracking the COVID-19 death toll, with official...

World Bank finance for COVID-19 vaccine rollout exceeds $4b

The World Bank announced today that it is providing over $4 billion for the purchase and deployment of COVID-19 vaccines for 51 developing countries,...

Untangling risks, benefits of food from livestock

A more balanced, sustainable approach to consuming food from livestock—one that meets nutrition needs and focuses on local production methods—is essential for delivering on global commitments to...

Social safety nets, community spirit help a mother through COVID-19 crisis

Around 40 km outside Cape Town, Leebah Bessick wipes sweat from her forehead as she digs a pitchfork into the earth at a neighbourhood...

No barriers in way of equitable vaccine access, says BMGF

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation says no barriers should stand in the way of equitable vaccine access. Given the tragic situation in India and...

Project SafeUp distributes 1 million PPEs in 5 months

Project SafeUp has distributed over one million items of free personal protective equipment (PPE) to schools, nongovernment organisations, markets and health facilities in the...

Sheikh Nahyan renews commitment to guinea women effort with Carter

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, has announced renewed financial support of $10M to the Carter Center,...

Musu Bakoto Sawo Emerges 2020 Daily Trust African of the Year

Musu Bakoto Sawo, a Gambian changemaker and tireless women rights advocate, has emerged winner of the 2020 Daily Trust African of the Year award. A seven-member award...

Pandemic Threatens to Push 72 Million More Children into Learning Poverty

World Bank outlines a New Vision to ensure that every child learns, everywhere

Eight journalists, Bonuola and Falana for 15th Wole Soyinka Award for Investigative Reporting

Eight journalists, Lade Bonuola, founding member and pioneer Associate Editor of The Guardian newspaper, and Femi Falana, human rights lawyer, will be honoured at...

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