Daily Archives: July 19, 2018

Dr. Jane Goodall Wins URI-Africa Peace Award

The Africa Peace Award is given annually by United Religions Initiative-Africa to recognize committed and effective leadership bringing sustainable peace, security, environmental protection, sustainable development, democracy, good governance, interfaith harmony, and constructive dialogue to the African continent. Nairobi, Kenya, July 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Dr. Jane Goodall, Ph.D., DBE, Founder of the Jane Goodall […]

Turning a blind eye; visually impaired and blind women in Uganda are given an opportunity to save lives

JOHANNESBURG, July 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Gifted Hands Network is an initiative created by Andrew Mukose, a young entrepreneur who wanted to solve two of Uganda’s most pressing problems – breast cancer and employment for the visually impaired. This organisation aims to reduce breast cancer deaths by training blind people to become medically […]

Harnessing the power of water

Upholding human rights and dignity through sanitation JOHANNESBURG, July 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shamiso Kumbirai, a young engineer, is making a huge impact increasing awareness of the plight of lack of sanitation in communities. “In Grade 10 I was exposed to civil engineering. I loved the feeling of being onsite, but became keenly aware […]

Angola seeking first place in CPLP Games

Luanda – Angola is to participate in the 11th Edition of the Games of Portuguese Speaking Countries Community (CPLP) in SAPound o Tome and Principe on 21-28 July, eyeing to achieve the first place in the competition.This was confirmed Thursday in Luand…

Angolan head of State leaves Sal Island

Sal Island (Cabo Verde) – Angolan president JoAPound o Lourenco left Thursday the Cabo Verde’s Sal island after attending the 12th Summit of Heads of State and Government of Portuguese Speaking Countries Community(CPLP).The Angolan Statesman is accompa…

Head of State back home

Luanda – The President of the Republic, JoAPound o Lourenco, has already returned to the country after attending the 12th Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Community of Portuguese-speaking Countries (CPLP) held in Sal Island (Cape Verde) f…