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Namibian eye doctor wins Mandela Prize

A Namibian ophthalmologist is one of the first two winners of the first-ever Nelson Mandela Prize.
from UN on Jul 27, 2015.
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UK faces claims that aid could be supporting Pakistan death penalty

The UK Foreign Office is fighting a legal battle to defend the secrets of the aid budget, amid claims that British money could be supporting the death penalty in Pakistan.
from Daily Telegraph on Jul 27, 2015.

Cash shortage may force schooling delay for 500,000 Palestinians

A funding crisis may force the UN agency tasked with helping Palestine refugees to delay the start of the academic year for 500,000 students.
from UNRWA on Jul 27, 2015.

South Sudan peace bid on Obama's agenda in Ethiopia

Barack Obama today begins a two-day visit to Ethiopia, the first-ever trip by a US president to Africa's second-most populous nation and the seat of the African Union.
from East African on Jul 27, 2015.

Obama points to Kenya's tough choices

US President Barack Obama has told Kenyans to make "tough choices" if they want to improve their lives for the better.
from Daily Nation on Jul 26, 2015.
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Climate guru Hansen warns of rapid sea-level rise

A research paper by leading climate scientist and activist James Hansen shows that sea levels are rising much more quickly that previously believed.
from ENS on Jul 27, 2015.

Kenya and Ethiopia: Cogs in Obama's grand Africa plan

Barack Obama's East Africa visit starts a significant shift in US policy that could lock down his legacy on the continent in a way even his predecessors would have struggled [...]
from Mail&Guardian on Jul 24, 2015.
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Quest for climate-proof farms

Climate change is a major threat to food production, so researchers are working with farmers to make agriculture more resilient.
from Nature on Jul 24, 2015.
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