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Parliamentary Women and Red Cross Sign Anti-Drug Deal In Angola

Parliamentary Women and Red Cross Sign Anti-Drug Deal In Angola

  The Group of Parliamentary Women and the Red Cross of Angola (CVA) will sign next September a cooperation protocol to strengthen the actions against drugs in Angola’s 18 provinces. The protocol provides for joint actions to alleviate the scourge and consequences of excessive consumption of alcohol and illicit drugs. Speaking to the press, at […]

Worsening Drought Dries Up Housing For Rural Namibians

Worsening Drought Dries Up Housing For Rural Namibians

When Pedro Dhila left his homestead in northern Namibia one year ago to seek greener pastures in the country’s capital, he meant it both literally and figuratively. Dhila hoped Windhoek would hold better opportunities after worsening drought in the Omusati region decimated his crops and nearly 30 of his cows. But once he arrived in […]

Red Cross Empowers 184 Women In Various Skills

Red Cross Empowers 184 Women In Various Skills

Graduates of the 8th Cycle of the Liberia National Red Cross Society’s (LNRCS) Women Integration (WIN) project, attentively listening to the various speakers. A renowned Liberian Registered Nurse (RN), Roslyn Nugba Ballah, has called on Liberian women and young girls to take advantage of opportunities that will bring about self-empowerment, which leads to self-sustainability and […]

TEF, Red Cross To Empower 200 Entrepreneurs

TEF, Red Cross To Empower 200 Entrepreneurs

The Tony Elumelu Foundation and the International Committee of the Red Cross have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to empower 200 entrepreneurs from Nigeria’s North-East and Niger Delta regions. The partnership is aimed at holistically addressing, through innovative interventions, the economic plight of communities affected by armed conflicts or violence.   It will support startups […]

Central African Republic: Red Cross – 115 Bodies Found In CAR’s Bangassou

Central African Republic: Red Cross – 115 Bodies Found In CAR’s Bangassou

Red Cross on Wednesday said its workers had found 115 bodies in the Central African Republic’s (CAR) border town of Bangassou after several days of militia attacks, raising by more than four times a previously reported death toll. Antoine Mbao Bogo, the president of the aid group’s local branch, told the Reuters news agency that […]