2012-03-16 09:47:40ICC/ Lubanga - World Hails ICC Verdict On Child Soldiers[Hirondelle]
The United States and senior officials with European Union and United Nations have hailed the conviction of Congolese warlord Thomas Lubanga by the International Criminal Court (ICC) for enlisting and using child soldiers to fight in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in 2002 and 2003.
Tuesday, 07-28-15, 16:47Niger Receives IFAD Financing to Support Family Farmers[IFAD] Rome -Today the Republic of Niger and the United Nations International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) signed an agreement to finance the Family Farming Development Programme (FFDP) in Maradi, Tahoua and Zinder Regions. The funding comprises a US$24.25 million loan, a $24.25 million grant and an additional $13 million grant from IFAD's Adaptation for Smallholder Agriculture Programme (ASAP).
Tuesday, 07-28-15, 16:32Diplomacy, Tunisia's First Line of Defence, Security and Sovereignty - Essid[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -"Tunisia can not win its open fight on many fronts, without joining the efforts of all driving forces with diplomacy in the lead as Tunisia's first line of defence, security, sovereignty and positioning in its regional environment," Prime Minister Habib Essid said, Monday.