Daily Archives: September 30, 2020

Guangzhou Award Invites Cities to Take Joint Action to Address Global Problems

GUANGZHOU, China, Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — On 15 September 2020, the 75th session of the UN General Assembly was opened. World leaders called for efforts to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a shared vision to end poverty, rescue

La municipalité d’Abu Dhabi choisi Huawei pour la construction de son Centre de récupération de données en cas de catastrophe

ABU DHABI, Émirats Arabes Unis, 30 septembre 2020 /PRNewswire/ — La municipalité d’Abu Dhabi opte pour un partenariat avec Huawei, une société qui possède la majorité des données du marché de centre de données modulaire mondial, pour la construction d’un Centre

IMPROVATE brings together African nations and Israeli tech companies to tackle food security challenges

Tony Blair: This is a huge opportunity to help Africa fulfil its potential as a major source of food, not just for Africans, but for the world IMPROVATE founder & chair Irina Nevzlin: “During the current time of crisis, leaders

Ethiopia: Integrated Food Security Phase Classification Snapshot | July 2020 – June 2021

Food security analysis for rural population dependent on Belg pastoral and agro pastoral areas conducted in seven regions of Ethiopia indicates that, despite ongoing Humanitarian Food Assistance (HFA), an estimated 8.5 million people (21% of the 41 million people analysed)

Ethiopia: Urgent Humanitarian Priorities, Sep 2020

Humanitarian needs in Ethiopia have increased significantly in 2020 due to COVID-19 and other health outbreaks, the desert locust invasion, conflict and floods. For example, the number of food insecure people requiring assistance has increased from 5.9 million people at the

Ethiopia Key Message Update: Flooding due to above-average Kiremt rainfall and increased internal displacement contributes to high needs, September 2020

Crisis (IPC Phase 3) outcomes are expected to continue in northern Afar and southern and southeastern pastoral Ethiopia through at least early 2021. Some of the worst-affected areas, including pastoral lowlands of Oromia, northern and central Afar, and much of

IGAD Special Envoy Expresses Concern About The Recent Fighting In Endejo

September 30, 2020 (ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia): IGAD Special Envoy for South Sudan is dismayed by reports of fighting between forces affiliated to Gen. Moses Lokujo and SPLM/A-IO forces in Endejo in Yei River area on 29th September 2020. It will be

The Link Between Gender and the Use of Clean Cookstoves and Solar Lighting in Rural Communities

In rural Ethiopia women are more likely than men to collect firewood and cook over stoves that emit harmful smoke. Meanwhile, men are more likely than women to control how household income is spent. Accordingly, men are less likely than