Daily Archives: April 19, 2019

Iran floods, charity bonuses, and Notre-Dame whataboutery: The Cheat Sheet

Our editors’ weekly take on humanitarian news, trends, and developments from around the globe.

 

On our radar

 

Floods foster food fears in Iran

 

More than two million people in Iran

African Bicycle Contribution Foundation Contributes 75 Additional Bamboo Bikes, including its 415th, in the Karaga District, Northern Region, Ghana

KARAGA, Ghana, April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The U.S.-based African Bicycle Contribution Foundation (ABCF), a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, today announced that it has distributed 75 additional, new, Eco-Ride bamboo bicycles, …

African Bicycle Contribution Foundation Contributes 75 Additional Bamboo Bikes, including its 415th, in the Karaga District, Northern Region, Ghana

KARAGA, Ghana, April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The U.S.-based African Bicycle Contribution Foundation (ABCF), a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, today announced that it has distributed 75 additional, new, Eco-Ride bamboo bicycles, …

IGAD Welcomes Gedu Andargachew’s Appointment as Foreign Affairs Minister

Addis Ababa The Executive Secretary of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), Ambassador Mahboub Maalim, sent a congratulatory message to Gedu Andargachew on his appointment as the new Minister for …

IGAD Welcomes Gedu Andargachew’s Appointment as Foreign Affairs Minister

Addis Ababa The Executive Secretary of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), Ambassador Mahboub Maalim, sent a congratulatory message to Gedu Andargachew on his appointment as the new Minister for …

Africa Should Ensure Peace, Stability, Human Rights, Effective Governance to Attain SDGs: UNECA

Addis Ababa Africa cannot hope to attain the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) without peace, stability, human rights, and effective governance based on the rule of law, says United Nations Economic …

There Has Been a 300% Increase in Measles Cases This Year

It is not usual that the heads of UNICEF and the World Health Organization would team up to jointly warn the world about a fast spreading disease that stalks children. …

There Has Been a 300% Increase in Measles Cases This Year

It is not usual that the heads of UNICEF and the World Health Organization would team up to jointly warn the world about a fast spreading disease that stalks children. …