2012-02-28 13:00:23Eliminate Obiang Prize, Urge Seven Civil Society Groups[IFEX]
UNESCO's governing executive board should abolish a prize named after and funded by President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea at its upcoming meeting, seven civil society groups said today. The board is set to make a final decision on the fate of the prize at its session scheduled for February 27 to March 10, 2012, in Paris.
Wednesday, 05-27-15, 16:35GPA - Bissau Ports MOU On Course[The Point] A six-member delegation from Bissau ports is currently in The Gambia for a two-week training session to train staff of the Gambia Ports Authority (GPA) on making cargo nets.
Wednesday, 05-27-15, 15:12The Ascendance of 'Development Fetishism'[Addis Standard] In its literal definition, the term development is generally understood to mean an intentionally conceived course of action that aims to realize the full potential of a given population. Though previously the notion of planned development was largely confined to communist countries, it now seems to have drawn some attention across the board.