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12 Sep 2017 description
Experts attending a special session of the African Green Revolution Forum advocated for using technology to respond to droughts and that drought prediction should form part of initiative.
01 Aug 2017 description
The $78 million grant agreements are geared towards emergency food and medical aid to the most vulnerable populations as well as strengthening drought resilience in both countries.
02 Jul 2015 description
New report by ADB, FAO and ECOWAS sees regional integration as the best way to make the most of changing food patterns and dynamic populations in West Africa.
16 Oct 2014 description
The programme focuses on nutrition and the use of second generation ICTs such as mobile phones to facilitate better access to markets and prediction of crises and disasters.
06 May 2013 description
Health systems are underfunded, overstretched and understaffed, rendering the challenge of addressing the burden of traditional communicable diseases and new lifestyle-linked conditions a monumental challenge.
14 Mar 2013 description
The Open Data Platform is a user-friendly tool for extracting data, creating and sharing own customized reports, and visualizing data across themes, sectors and countries in tables, charts and maps. Through the Open Data Platform, users can access a wide range of development data on African countries from multiple international and national official sources. The platform also facilitates the collection, analysis and sharing of data among countries and with international development partners.
17 Jul 2012 description
Sub-Saharan Africa must provide universal access to decent jobs and social services if it is to achieve decisive development progress, according to the report . This year the report shows that progress has been made in primary school enrolment, gender parity in primary school enrolment, the...
05 Jun 2011 description
La Côte d’Ivoire vient de recevoir un grand appui financier de la Banque Africaine de développement (BAD). Le pays bénéficiera d’un financement de 77 milliards CFA—l’équivalent de 150 millions de dollars américains—de la première institution de développement africaine afin de...