EurAfrican Forum
Source: EurAfrican Forum |

EURAFRICAN FORUM 2019: António Vitorino, Director General for the International Organization for Migrations – UN Migration Agency (IOM) confirmed to address about the migration dialogue between Europe and Africa

July 4-5, 2019 - NOVA School of Business and Economics, Cascais, Portugal

EurAfrican Forum (www.EurAfricanForum.org), an action-oriented platform that aims to foster stronger collaboration between Europe and Africa, announces the 2019 edition under the theme “Partnership of Equals: Sharing Values, Sharing Prosperity" –a new approach and paradigm for the relationship between Europe and Africa, changing the narrative for both continents to create an accountable,…

Source: World Health Organization (WHO) |

Disease detection in a box – a high-tech solution for emergency settings

WHO is rolling out its early warning alert and response system (known as EWARS-in-a-Box) to rapidly detect priority epidemic-prone diseases and allow a quick response

In the aftermath of Cyclone Idai, hundreds of thousands of Mozambicans were left without shelter, food or access to health services. Many people have been living in temporary settlements without access to safe water and sanitation, putting them at high risk of diseases like cholera, malaria and measles. Under the…

Aenergy
Source: Aenergy |

Angola’s Aenergy is first African business to receive Anti-Bribery Certificate

The award ISO 37001 is testament proactive anti-bribery measures that indicated how to develop businesses in a transparent way in Africa

One of Africa’s major energy and transportation firms - Aenergy (www.Aenergy.com) - has become the continent’s first business to be recognised by Bureau Veritas for its outstanding work practices. Angola-based Aenergy, which operates the country's largest thermal power plant and provides locomotive engines for the nation’s railways, has been awarded…

Source: International Organization for Migration (IOM) |

Nearly one month after cyclone: Beira stirs while search for survivors continues in Zimbabwe

The challenge now is shifting to the outlying countryside, especially the Buzi River districts southwest of Beira, which largely were accessible only by helicopter until little over a week ago

The streets of this busy port city are returning to life as Mozambique approaches the one-month anniversary of Cyclone Idai’s March 14 landfall, while the search for survivors continues in neighbouring Zimbabwe. Freighters and other heavy sea vessels ply the lanes along Beira’s waterfront and debris from fallen trees and…

Source: International Organization for Migration (IOM) |

Shelter Aid from IOM Helps 20,000 in Mozambique in First Weeks of Response to Cyclone Idai

Two and a half weeks after Cyclone Idai made landfall in Mozambique, its impact can be seen everywhere

A total of 37,720 Mozambicans have now received shelter aid—either tarpaulins to replace destroyed roofs, or full tents—in a concerted international response to devastation brought by Cyclone Idai, one of the worst natural disasters to strike this African nation in decades.  More than half of those beneficiaries —at least 20,450 people—…

Source: WHO Regional Office for Africa |

WHO scales up health response to Cyclone Idai in Mozambique

To expand the emergency response, WHO has deployed experts, including epidemiologists, logisticians and disease-prevention experts, to build a 40-strong team

Today (April 1) the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti, took a first-hand look at response efforts to save lives and protect health for the people in Beira, the city hardest hit by Cyclone Idai in Mozambique. “The next few weeks are crucial and speed is of…

Fairtrade Messe und Ausstellungs GmbH & Co. KG
Source: Fairtrade Messe und Ausstellungs GmbH & Co. KG |

Now even bigger and more international than ever: The 5th agrofood & plastprintpack Nigeria 2019 with 120+ global technology leaders from 24 countries

Top level 3-day conference on Skills development, Value chain approach, Circular economy & Finance, start-ups and digitalization

Due to the upbeat market development and an ever increasing interest in the Nigerian market, agrofood (https://bit.ly/2Gbu1K6) & plastprintpack Nigeria (https://bit.ly/2W9E6M8) 2019 continue their success story and are even bigger and more international as 120+ global technology leaders from 24 countries participate. The exhibition is complemented by a top level 3-day…

Source: National Aviation Services (NAS) |

#VisaFreeAfrica Initiative introduces 55 Voices for Africa Writing Competition

Prizes up to US$1,500 and chance to have your article published

#VisaFreeAfrica (VFA) (www.VisaFreeAfrica.com) recently introduced the 55 Voices for a Visa Free Africa (https://bit.ly/2J73JLR) (55Voices4Africa) writing competition, inviting all African youth to share stories about the challenges they faced with intra-continent travel. VFA is a global campaign to facilitate mobility in Africa driven by the Kigali Global Shapers in partnership…

EurAfrican Forum
Source: EurAfrican Forum |

EurAfrican Forum appoints Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard to its Advisory Board

APO Group Founder Pompigne-Mognard brings his business expertise and unique knowledge of the African media landscape to help drive prosperity between Europe and Africa

EurAfrican Forum (http://www.EurAfricanForum.org/), an action-oriented platform that aims to foster stronger collaboration between Europe and Africa, today announced the appointment of Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard to its Advisory Board.  Pompigne-Mognard is the founder and chairman of APO Group (www.APO-opa.com), the leading media relations consultancy and press release distribution service in Africa and…

Source: Africa Regional Media Hub |

March 13 Telephonic Press Briefing on Obangame Express 2019

Exercise Obangame Express is a multinational maritime exercise sponsored by U.S. Africa Command that brings together African, European, South American, and U.S. forces

March 13  Briefing with U.S. Navy Captain Eric Conzen, Commodore of U.S. Military Sealift Command Europe and Africa and Exercise Director for Obangame Express 2019, and Nigerian Rear Admiral Obed Habila Ngalabak, The Flag Officer Commanding Western Naval Command. EVENT: Please join us on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, at 14:00 GMT…