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13 Oct 2011 description
report UN News Service

Le Secrétaire général de l'ONU, Ban Ki-moon, a appelé mercredi les Etats Membres à renforcer les activités de réforme du secteur de la sécurité en Afrique, considérant ces programmes comme un instrument crucial de la prévention des conflits, de la consolidation et du maintien de la paix.

13 Oct 2011 description
report UN Security Council

SC/10409

Security Council
6630th Meeting (AM)

Lessons Learned Could Become ‘Lessons Lost’, If Africa’s Experience With Security Sector Reform Not Utilized, Nigerian Foreign Minister Says in Debate

The Security Council today, at the conclusion of its open debate on security sector reform in Africa, emphasized that establishing effective, professional and accountable security sectors was at the cornerstone of peace and sustainable development.

30 May 2011 description
report Concern Worldwide

Foreword from the Chief Executive Officer

25 May 2011 description
report Save the Children

Agreements signed with AMREF, CARE International UK and Save the Children as part of commitment to reinvest 20% of profits in LDCs

16 May 2011 description

Nwanze to present ‘Diaspora Investment in Agriculture’ at Secretary Hillary Clinton’s Global Diaspora Forum

Rome and Washington, May 16: The United States Department of State and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) will unveil this week in Washington, DC a new joint initiative to assist the flow of investment from international migrants to reduce rural poverty and boost food security in their home countries.

30 Apr 2011 description

Proceedings from an ACCORD Workshop
14&15 September 2009
Durban

18 Mar 2011 description

Contents
- 101 Outbreak news – Meningococcal disease, Chad – Yellow fever, Sierra Leone
- 102 First meeting of the GPEI Independent Monitoring Board
- 104 Progress in interrupting wild poliovirus circulation in countries with re-established transmission: Africa, 2009–2010

17 Jan 2011 description

Introduction

Witchcraft allegations against children have become the focus of increased international attention in recent years. Recent reports by Phillip Alston, Gary Foxcroft, Jill Schnoebelen and Alexandra Cimpric representing respectively, the United Nations, Stepping Stones Nigeria, UNHCR and UNICEF have all highlighted increasing concerns regarding violence and abuse towards children accused of witchcraft.

Accusations of witchcraft cause direct violations of children's rights.