2012-03-15 10:25:13African Democracies 'Represent the Future,' Says U.S. Policymaker[allAfrica.com]
Washington, DC -
Promoting democracy in Africa has been a policy focus for successive U.S. administrations in the post-Cold War era. Since President Barack Obama took office in 2009, the American government has provided some form of backing for many of the two dozen presidential elections and several dozen national and local legislative polls that have been held across the continent.
Thursday, 10-23-14, 13:52Samsung Donates 3,000 Smartphones for Ebola Fight[Capital FM]Nairobi -Samsung Electronics Company Ltd has announced that the company - through its global headquarters in Seoul, Korea - will donate 3,000 smartphones, worth about $1 million to support the ongoing fight against Ebola.
Thursday, 10-23-14, 13:13Girls Embrace Technology for Change[RNW Africa]The digital age is dawning for young Zimbabwean girls and women as they develop new forms of technology that will improve their lives and communities.
Thursday, 10-23-14, 12:58USAID Livestock Program Helps Empower Ethiopian Women[State Department]Washington, DC -As part of the U.S. government's Feed the Future initiative, the U.S. Agency for International Development Agricultural Growth Program-Livestock Market Development project seeks to improve nutrition and boost incomes through training and investments in commodities like dairy, meat, and live animals.