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Cape Town welcomes more than 5000 power and water professionals this week as Eskom CE Brian Dames and Minister Edna Molewa address African Utility Week

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Practical solutions to energy challenges for industry at African Utility Week and Clean Power Africa “Overalls are optional”

“The operative word this year is definitely ‘practical’ and there simply is no substitute for onsite experience”, says a very excited African Utility Week event director Russell Hughes.  “I want to invite our expo visitors to come and get their hands dirty while earning some valuable CPD points – overalls are optional!” read more

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Human Trafficking and the Human Rights Agenda Against Eritrea (Part 3)

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Human Trafficking and the Human Rights Agenda Against Eritrea (Part 2)

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Human Trafficking and the Human Rights Agenda Against Eritrea (Part 1)

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Tibet demonstration in Brussels to shake up Google

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Continent’s eyes on African Utility Week as Eskom’s Brian Dames confirms welcome address

The only truly pan-African event

 

Eskom Chief Executive Brian Dames will once again deliver the keynote address during this year’s opening session of AFRICAN UTILITY WEEK in Cape Town on 14 May. Some 5000 power professionals from all over the continent meet at this event every year at what is the largest utility gathering of its kind in Africa. read more

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Save electricity with greener Christmas decorations and gifts this holiday season

“How to reduce electricity usage by as much as 90%” read more

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Inaugural showcase invites leaders in African ICT

JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, February 16, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ – ITNewsAfrica (http://www.itnewsafrica.com) will be hosting its inaugural Tech Demo Africa Showcase, aimed at showcasing cutting-edge technology from established companies, as well as start-ups. read more

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Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Leymah Gbowee and Ambassador Jan Eliasson to Address NAFSA 2012 Annual Conference in Houston

WASHINGTON, Feb. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Two leaders whose efforts in peace-building and conflict resolution have had an extraordinary impact on the international community will speak at the annual conference of NAFSA: Association of International Educators in May. Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Leymah Gbowee of Liberia, and Ambassador Jan Eliasson, distinguished diplomat, humanitarian, and former president of the United Nations General Assembly, will address 8,000 attendees from more than 120 countries at the NAFSA conference, taking place this year in Houston. The conference is the world’s largest gathering of professionals in international education. read more

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The Port Said massacre: the state secures safe environment for the murder of innocents / Joint statement

CAIRO, Egypt, February 6, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The undersigned organizations express their uttermost regret and deep dismay at the bloody events that took place after the football match between al-Ahli Club and al-Masri Club in the Port Said stadium, which left at least 77 people dead and more than 300 injured. The undersigned hold the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF), the government, and the Interior Ministry fully responsible for this heinous crime and call for an independent investigative committee headed by the president of the Supreme Judicial Council, vested with the authority to investigate military leaders and government and Interior Ministry officials. We further call for a complete restructure of the Interior Ministry under the oversight of parliamentarians, judges, and human rights defenders. read more

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Senegal / President must rein in security forces as third person killed amid protests

LONDON, United-Kingdom, February 1, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Senegalese President Abdoulaye Wade must rein in security forces, Amnesty International urged today after a third person was killed and dozens injured by police during two days of demonstrations across the country. read more

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UNOCI chief makes a presentation on the situation in Cote d’Ivoire to the UN Security Council

ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, January 27, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Summary of the weekly press conference of the United Nations Operation in Côte d’Ivoire (UNOCI) read more

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