Source: World Health Organization (WHO) - Angola |

World Health Organization (WHO) carries out mission to eradicate dracunculiasis in Angola

The Ministry of Health has implemented all the interventions recommended by the WHO, including community-based surveillance, vector control and the proactive trapping of domestic animals

Angola is one of five countries where dracunculiasis has not yet been eradicated. Between 2018 and 2020, human cases were identified in Cunene province, making the country endemic for this disease. Dracunculiasis is a parasitic disease caused by Dracunculus medinensis, a long white worm that can measure between 60 and…

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Top 5 Reasons to Attend Angola Oil & Gas 2024

AOG 2024 serves as Angola’s premier energy event, providing unparalleled opportunities for international investors and stakeholders to gain access to the oil and gas market

Angola’s oil and gas industry is growing rapidly, with a $60 billion investment pipeline planned for the next five years, a 2025 limited tender on the cards and industry reforms offering improved fiscal and contractual terms. The county’s premier industry event Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) connects international stakeholders to…

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Angola’s 2025 Bid Round Underscores Attractive Exploration Opportunities in Africa

Upcoming licensing rounds like Angola’s – as well as the evaluation of contractual terms and call for seismic data – will be a key focus of the Invest in African Energy 2025 Forum in Paris

With details for Angola’s 2025 licensing round announced earlier this week, African exploration markets are making a push for upstream investment by deploying more attractive terms and offerings for global investors. Angola's upcoming bid round offers 29 opportunities in hydrocarbon-rich basins, minimizing financial risk for exploratory companies. The process is…

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Pensana Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to Share Rare Earth Exploration, Mining Ventures at Critical Minerals Africa (CMA) 2024

This year’s Critical Minerals Africa Summit will host Tim George, CEO of Pensana, to speak on developing the continent’s rare earth sector.

Tim George, CEO of UK-based global mining firm Pensana, will speak at the upcoming Critical Minerals Africa (CMA) Summit in Cape Town – Africa’s premier gathering for critical mineral stakeholders. As one of Africa’s leading investors in the development of rare earth elements (REEs), Pensana’s participation will be crucial in…

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Maximizing Local Content for Sustainable Growth at African Energy Week (AEW) 2024

African Energy Week: Invest in African Energy 2024 will advance continent-wide local content objectives through two dedicated panel sessions

African Energy Week (AEW): Invest in African Energy 2024 – scheduled for November 4-8 in Cape Town – will seek to advance local content development within the continent’s burgeoning energy sector. The summit will host key panel discussions aimed at fostering sustainable economic growth and maximizing value for African nations…

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29 Blocks Available for Investment in Angola, Including First-Ever Marginal Fields

The AEC-led webinar outlined emerging investment opportunities across Angola’s oil and gas market ahead of the country’s 2025 licensing round

Angola's National Oil, Gas & Biofuels Agency will launch a limited tender in Q1 2025, offering 10 blocks in the Kwanza and Benguela Basins – including 5 marginal fields ­– marking a first for the country. Amid efforts to entice investment in blocks opportunities, the ANPG is inviting companies to…

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Société Nationale des Pétroles du Congo (SNPC) DG to Speak at Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) 2024, Creating Pathways for Collaborative Gas Ventures

The upcoming Angola Oil & Gas conference will generate opportunities for joint collaboration between Angola and the Republic of Congo in fast-tracking integrated gas projects

Both the Republic of Congo (ROC) and its regional neighbor Angola have set ambitious natural gas objectives. By 2025, the ROC aims to produce 2.4 million tons of LNG, while Angola is set to have natural gas account for 25% of its energy matrix. The countries’ respective national oil companies…

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African Energy Week (AEW) 2024 to Host Country Spotlights on Namibia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo (ROC), Mozambique and More

African Energy Week: Invest in African Energy will drive new investment and partnership formations in Africa’s leading energy markets through a series of country-specific sessions

The upcoming African Energy Week (AEW): Invest in African Energy conference – Africa’s premier event for the energy sector, taking place this November in Cape Town – will host a series of country-specific spotlights, showcasing investment opportunities across Africa’s leading energy markets. Spotlight sessions will highlight projects seeking investment, licensing…

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Protea Hotels by Marriott Strengthens Footprint with Two New Openings

The brand celebrates its 40th birthday with new additions including Protea by Marriott Luanda, its first property in Angola

To celebrate its 40th birthday, Protea Hotels by Marriott announced the opening of its first property in Angola while further strengthening its portfolio in South Africa with a new property in Pretoria. The newest additions – Protea by Marriott Luanda and Protea by Marriott Pretoria Hatfield – will offer business…

Source: World Health Organization (WHO) - Angola |

Strengthening Partnerships to Promote an Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)/AIDS-Free Angola

According to the Demographic Health Indicators Survey (2015/16), the HIV prevalence rate in the general population 15-49 years is 2% and is higher amongst women

Angola faces a generalized Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) epidemic, with sexual transmission being key to its spread. According to the Demographic Health Indicators Survey (2015/16), the HIV prevalence rate in the general population 15-49 years is 2% and is higher amongst women.  The HIV epidemic is mostly concentrated in urban…