Taconic Biosciences Expands Immuno-oncology Animal Model Portfolio

Critical Jh Syngeneic Tumor Model Host Now Available on a B6 Background RENSSELAER, N.Y., Jan. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Taconic Biosciences, a global leader in providing drug discovery animal model solutions, announces an expansion of its immuno-oncology portfolio. Immuno-oncology is a leading research priority because it uses the body’s own immune system to effectively […]

Huawei Speaks at World Future Energy Summit on the Future Trends of PV Industry

ABU DHABI, UAE, Jan. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Huawei speaks at The New Energy Economy Webinar as part of the World Future Energy Summit Back to Business Webinar Series. Hariram Subramanian, CTO of Huawei Smart PV shares the future trends in Smart PV for 2025. The World Future Energy Summit, one of the key […]

Report: Images Show Evidence of Attack on Ethiopia Refugee Camp

NAIROBI – New satellite images of a refugee camp in Ethiopia’s embattled Tigray region show more than 400 structures have been badly damaged in what a research group believes is the latest “intentional attack” by fighters. The report by the Great Britain-based DX Open Network nonprofit, shared with The Associated Press, says “it is likely that […]

Cameroon Man Arrested for Baby Trafficking Gives Stunning Details of Operation

YAOUNDE – Cameroon police said Saturday they have opened investigations into a network of traffickers who allegedly buy babies from the central African state to sell in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Some members of the network, believed to have illegally sold scores of children, were arrested Saturday in Cameroon’s capital, Yaoundé, with babies they […]

UNICEF funds ERCS to strengthen emergency humanitarian response

Ethiopian Red Cross Society in collaboration with United Nation Children Fund (UNICEF) delivered Birr 1.2 Million emergency humanitarian assistance to children and mothers exposed by the conflict in the northern part of Ethiopia. With the support, ERCS reached out 6500 breast feeding moms and children under age 5 particularly Internally Displaced People (IDP) in western […]

UNHCR Ethiopia Fact Sheet, December 2020

Ethiopia is the third largest refugee-hosting country in Africa, sheltering 802,821 registered refugees and asylum-seekers as of 31 December 2020. The overwhelming majority originate from South Sudan, Somalia, Eritrea and Sudan. In coordination with WFP and ARRA, UNHCR distributed a one-month food ration to 25,000 Eritrean refugees in Adi-Harush and Maiaini camps. It is still […]

GOAL responding to new locust outbreak in Ethiopia

GOAL Ethiopia is responding to a new desert locust infestation which is threatening agricultural livelihoods and food security for thousands across the country. The latest threat comes a year after locust swarms affected millions of people across East Africa. Last year’s outbreak was the worst recorded in Kenya for 70 years. Hundreds of millions of […]

PM Abiy Extends Epiphany Best Wishes to Ethiopian Christians

Addis Ababa, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has extended best wishes of Epiphany /Timket/ celebration to the Ethiopian Christians. Ethiopian epiphany locally called ‘Timket’ is a unique religious festival celebrated across all over Ethiopia to commemorate the baptism of Jesus Christ by John the Baptist in the River of Jordan. In his message today Abiy said […]