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The Gambia: An Ideal Case for Prevention in Practice

Policymakers continuing to wrestle with issue of how sustaining peace, prevention and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development work together, could look no further than The Gambia as a case study...

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WFP The Gambia Country Brief, August 2017

Highlights Mobile Vulnerability Analysis and Mapping (mVAM) data collection through Computer Assisted Telephone Interviews (CATI) on food security started in July. Operational Updates In July, WFP...

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Why Technology Is Important For Malaria Elimination

More than 3 billion people- nearly half the world’s population- are at risk for malaria, a preventable disease spread by mosquitoes. Insecticide-treated nets (ITNs), are one of the most effective...

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WFP The Gambia Country Brief, June 2017

Highlights WFP has started collaboration with UNICEF and its government counterparts on the use of the SCOPE beneficiary registration and transfer management platform. The launching of the joint...

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Progress towards Malaria Elimination in The Gambia

An event to celebrate the advancements and achievements in Malaria reduction in The Gambia was held on the 11th of July 2017. Speaking at the celebration reception on behalf of the Regional Director...

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WFP The Gambia Country Brief, May 2017

Highlights WFP, FAO and Government of The Gambia partners national consultations on Purchase from African for Africans with the objective of identifying challenges, constraints and potential for...

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WFP The Gambia Country Brief, April 2017

Highlights WFP, FAO and government partners conducted regional community consultations on Purchase from African for Africans with the objective of identifying challenges, constraints and potential...

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In The Gambia, “the beginning of a new era”

West Africa has witnessed a series of peaceful presidential and legislative elections, held in accordance with democratic standards and principles recognized by the African Union, ECOWAS and the...

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GIEWS Country Brief: Gambia 11-May-2017

FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT Erratic rains affected 2016 crop production Humanitarian assistance continues to be needed Erratic rainfall resulted in below-average 2016 cereal harvest Currently, seasonably...

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Gambia: Justice for Jammeh-Era Abuses Crucial

New Government Should Develop Roadmap for Prosecutions (Nairobi) – Gambia’s government should act to prosecute those responsible for grave crimes committed during the 22-year rule of Yahya Jammeh...

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WFP The Gambia Country Brief, March 2017

Highlights The Zero Hunger Country Strategic Review has officially begun. A total of 8,817 people were assisted under the immediate response emergency operation (IR-EMOP 201036) in March 2017. ...

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Press Statement by the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for West Africa and the Sahel, Mohamed Ibn Chambas, on the Peaceful Conclusion of the Legislative Elections in the Gambia

The Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the United Nations Office for West Africa and the Sahel, Mohamed Ibn Chambas, congratulates the Government and the people of The Gambia...

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New Gambia, new migration?

Louise Hunt, Freelance journalist and regular IRIN contributor specialising in social affairs and international development “I am very happy to be home,” said 18-year-old Mohammed Nyabally, sitting...

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WFP The Gambia Country Brief, February 2017

Highlights The Zero Hunger Country Strategic Review has officially begun. A total of 7,416 people were assisted under the immediate response emergency operation (IR-EMOP 201036) in February 2017. ...

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EU deploys Election Observation Mission to The Gambia

In response to an invitation by the Gambian authorities, the European Union has deployed an Election Observation Mission (EOM) to The Gambia to observe the Parliamentary elections scheduled for 6...

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