Several violent attacks in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) have killed, wounded and displaced many. Those killed include two Ebola vaccinators. The President of DR Congo Red Cross, Grégoire Mateso, said: “We are profoundly saddened by the tragic killings of people, including several Ebola responders in Mangina and Biakatou following violent attacks. We are also extremely worried by …Read More »
It’s now obvious, Bebe Cool’s generosity has paid off. Bebe Cool who two years ago was appointed a Global Tuberculosis (TB) Ambassador has been invited by TB Reach for a meeting in Vietnam to discuss how he can be funded to carry out duties as a TB Ambassador. TB Reach is an initiative under Stop TB Partnership in Geneva and …Read More »
Despite the availability of a widening array of effective HIV prevention tools and methods—and a massive scale-up of antiretroviral therapy in recent years—there has been insufficient progress in reducing global new HIV infections, which have fallen by only 16% since 2010. The United Nations General Assembly’s 2016 Political Declaration on Ending AIDS calls on countries to ensure that 90% of …Read More »
Poverty, Discrimination And Marginalization Continue To Leave Millions Most Disadvantaged Children At Risk – UNICEF Report.
There have been historic gains overall for the world’s children since the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) was adopted 30 years ago. However, many of the poorest children are yet to feel the impact, according to The Convention on the Rights of the Child at a Crossroads, a new report released today. Children in South Sudan are some of …Read More »
Minister for health; Hon.Jane Ruth Aceng has reveled that she met with Rwenzururu leadership led by the Prime Minister & members of the Organizing committee to discuss the burial of the queen mother. Among the issues discussed is how to manage the burial of the queen mother in a very dignified and safe manner amidst the According to the minister, …Read More »