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£179 million five-year healthcare British-backed programme to rebuild clinics, train health workers, supply essential medicines and equipment, and improve water and sanitation in DR Congo

Six million people in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) will have access to essential healthcare under a new British-backed programme, Foreign Secretary William Hague announced during his visit to Eastern DRC, in a joint statement with the International Development Secretary Justine Greening. read more

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Spine Africa Project appoints Dr. Denis Mukwege as Vice President and Dr. Roger Luhiriri as Executive Director

NEW YORK /PRNewswire/ — Spine Africa Project (SAP) has appointed Dr. Denis Mukwege , MD, as Vice President, and Dr. Roger Luhiriri , MD, as Executive Director. Drs. Mukwege and Luhiriri have been influential in raising international awareness of health issues and human rights violations in the regions of the eastern Congo. Their advocacy will bolster the efforts of the Project to raise funds to provide medical outreach and training and to build education infrastructure in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), important components of the larger mission to bring lasting social change to the country. read more

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The MTN Kampala Marathon 2012 successfully raised over UShs. 300 million to provide clean and safe water to Bududa

The 9th successfully completed MTN Kampala Marathon 2012 which took place on Sunday, 25th November brought together participants from both Uganda and a number of neighbouring countries. This year’s marathon was special in that it saw more winners of the top prizes from Uganda. read more

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The Systematic Emasculation of Africa’s Leadership-Part 3

by Sophia Tesfamariam read more

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Skate soccer documentary becomes most successful Kickstarter movie by an African production company

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Inspiring Ghanaian polio survivors pioneer extreme sports combination of skating and soccer / Award-winning South African filmmakers crowd-source funding via Kickstarter for the documentary

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CEM Africa Summit well underway as Africa’s industry leaders converge for day two

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Hilton Foundation Preventing Deadly Disease Outbreaks in Somalia

$250,000 grant awarded to protect famine victims from cholera read more

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UNICEF Report: Children in More Than 25 Countries Caught in Emergencies

Unrestricted revenue critical in assisting the vulnerable during crises read more

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