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BERLIN, Germany, January 28, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ – With Federal Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle acting as patron, the German-African Business Association and the Ghorfa Arab-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry will tomorrow (Tuesday, 29 January) host a trilateral business conference for Germany, the Sudan and South Sudan. The conference, entitled “Germany – Sudan and South Sudan Business Day”, will take place at the Federal Foreign Office and is open to the press.
By Thandisizwe Mgudlwa
- Social protection, which comprises both social assistance and social insurance programs, is a powerful tool to reduce poverty and vulnerability
- The World Bank has a new 10-year strategy for social protection in Africa (2012-2022)
- The vision is to help governments build country-owned national social protection systems
Social protection, once thought of as exclusive to rich and middle-income countries, is being increasingly employed in low-income countries in Africa, where policymakers are recognizing its potential as a powerful tool to reduce poverty, vulnerability, and social inequality.
The African Water Facility, the Government of Sudan and the African Development Bank Jointly Launch the First Peace-Building Water Project in Darfur
by Sophia Tesfamariam
By Sophia Tesfamariam