Daily Archives: October 13, 2013
Burkina Faso Forum promotes digital data for development / Strengthening cybersecurity seen as key component
GENEVA, Switzerland, October 13, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ – The Pan-African Forum on sharing best practices in information and communication technologies opened today in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. The two-day forum, organized with support from ITU, aims to highlight ICT solutions to accelerate socio-economic development in Africa.
KHARTOUM, Sudan, October 13, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ – On October 9th, the IMF and World Bank staff co-chaired the 7th meeting of the Technical Working Group (TWG) on Sudan’s external debt on the sidelines of the 2013 IMF–World Bank Group Annual Meetings. Delegations from the Governments of Sudan and South Sudan and President Mbeki, Chair of the African Union High Level Implementation Panel (AUHIP), President Mbeki, attended, in addition to the official bilateral and multilateral creditors.
Global energy leaders gather to tackle urgent energy challenges