Mon, 29 May 2023 08:21:47 GMT
Meet the Woman Whose Study of Insects Helps Prevent Neglected Tropical Diseases
[allAfrica] Africa is on the brink of achieving a major victory over deadly diseases that have plagued its population for generations. With increased access to medical care, improved healthcare infrastructure, and a renewed focus on disease eradicati...

Thu, 25 May 2023 06:59:35 GMT
World Hunger Day - Renewing Our Commitment to Elevating Women As Change Agents for Ending Hunger
[IPS] Porto-Novo, Benin -- This upcoming weekend, on May 28, we are commemorating World Hunger Day. The day serves as a reminder that more than 800 million people around the world are living with hunger and malnutrition. That number is staggering, bu...

Thu, 18 May 2023 10:39:20 GMT
IMF Approves U.S.$68 Million Disbursement for Benin
[IMF] Washington, DC: On May 17, 2023, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund completed the Second Review of Benin's Fund-supported program. The 42-month blended EFF/ECF, approved on July 8, 2022 (see PR 22/252 ), seeks to help Benin ...

Wed, 17 May 2023 07:23:57 GMT
WHO Congratulates Benin and Mali for Eliminating Trachoma As a Public Health Problem
[WHO] WHO has validated Benin and Mali as having eliminated trachoma as a public health problem, making them the fifth and sixth countries in WHO's African Region to achieve this significant milestone. Countries that previously received WHO validatio...

Thu, 04 May 2023 04:45:04 GMT
Benin Triples Number of Companies Opened By Youth
[Africa Renewal] The country's young people are chasing their entrepreneurial dreams amid a digitalization boom powered by e-government tools developed by UNCTAD