Daily Archives: April 17, 2019

Acumen Announces Nearly $70 Million Close of For-Profit Off-Grid Energy Fund through its subsidiary Acumen Capital Partners

The fund, KawiSafi Ventures, is accelerating access to clean energy solutions for low-income populations in East Africa

NEW YORK, April 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Acumen, the nonprofit that invests philanthropic capital in companies and leaders tackling

SANY’s business performance of 2018 hits the best record in history

CHANGSHA, China, April 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — SANY Heavy Industry (hereinafter referred to as SANY) released the annual report of 2018, saying that the enterprise achieved annual sales revenue of 55.822 billion yuan (8.329 billion USD), year-on-year growth of 45.61

Uganda Dangles Asylum for Sudan’s Deposed Bashir

KAMPALA, UGANDA Uganda says it will consider giving asylum to Sudan’s former president Omar al-Bashir, who was deposed by his country’s military last week.

“If President Omar Bashir applies for asylum in Uganda, that is a matter that can be …

Study: Natural Disasters Double Likelihood of Child Poverty

LONDON Children in some disaster-prone regions are twice as likely to be living in chronic poverty, according to new research.

A report from the London-based Overseas Development Institute (ODI) looks at the impact of natural disasters across different stages of …

Study: Natural Disasters Double Likelihood of Child Poverty

LONDON Children in some disaster-prone regions are twice as likely to be living in chronic poverty, according to new research.

A report from the London-based Overseas Development Institute (ODI) looks at the impact of natural disasters across different stages of …

World Health Day observed

Asmara, The World Health Day was observed at national level today, 17 April here in the capital, Asmara, under the theme Universal Health Coverage: Everyone, Everywhere.

At the ceremony held at the Orotta National Referral Hospital, Dr. Andebrhan Tesfatsion, Acting …