Every year on the heels of World Water Day, Africa’s leading change agents, influencers, entrepreneurs, investors, philanthropists, and professionals gather to highlight FACE Africa’s vision to build water wells in Liberia and to raise money to support their effort. One year after Adebola Williams’ call
“We are continuing to assist migrants inside Libyan detention centres, while increasing efforts to reach stranded migrants outside of detention,” said Othman Belbeisi, Chief of the International Organization for Migration's (IOM) Mission in Libya.
In the same period, another 5,200 migrants have returned with African Union
Chair of the Commission on the Status of Women,
Secretary-General of the UN, in absentia,
President of ECOSOC,
President of the General Assembly,
The Ministers represented here are most welcome, including a former minister, Ăsa Regnér of Sweden, who is now UN Assistant Secretary-General designate at UN Women,
The Initiative for Global Development (IGD) will embark on a four-city roadshow tour from April 18-May 1, 2018, across the United States aimed at re-shaping perceptions on doing business in Africa by highlighting investment and trade opportunities and forging stronger connections between U.S. and African
“We have to see ourselves as part of the solution, not just as women reserved for sex or for the kitchen,” author and Queen Blessing Itua told UN News ahead of a special event planned for this Sunday in the UN General Assembly Hall.
NEW YORK, November 1, 2017 – The Applause Africa announced today that the multi-talented, celebrity reporter and host of ESSENCE Now, Makho Ndlovu and acclaimed comedian and actor, NaMÓ will host the 7th Annual African Diaspora Awards at the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF)
In an effort to continue to empower and influence the future generations of not only Nigerian, but African leaders in entirety, Empire Ventures and The Class Network have teamed up with African Influencers & Beauty Queens to present Revel Regale IV: the most sophisticated and
Abia State National Association of North America alongside His Excellency, Executive Governor of Abia State, Nigeria, Dr. Okezie Victor Ikpeazu will be unveiling the first-ever international installment of Proudly Made In Aba fashion event at the Hilton Hotel- JFK.
The mission of Proudly Made In Aba
Yes, it's the “largest annual international event held in the United States.” Its the annual gathering of heads of state, thought leaders, civil society members, development professionals and other industry personalities in New York for the United Nations General Assembly and other meetings.
As the sun disappeared in the horizon and dusk fell over Brooklyn, the crowd that gathered at the foot of one of the largest stages at Afropunk began to move to a hypnotic tune. Festival goers clad in some of the most fashion-forward outfits were