Daily Archives: April 13, 2019

Strengthening resilience to debt vulnerability in the LDCs

As prepared for delivery.

Opening

The High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and the Small Island Developing States (UN-OHRLLS), Fekitamoeloa ‘Utoikamanu

The Chair of the Global Coordination Bureau of LDCs and Malawi’s Minister of Finance, Economic …

160 African Migrants Repatriated From Conflict-Ridden Libya

GENEVA The International Organization for Migration has repatriated 160 African migrants who have been living under dire conditions in Libya amid the chaos reigning in the country.

The U.N. migration agency says it returned the stranded migrants to their home …

Deadly Protests Erupt in Mogadishu Over Killing of Rickshaw Driver

At least five people were killed Saturday in Mogadishu during violent demonstrations staged by hundreds of drivers, who took to the streets of the Somali capital to protest the killing of a driver of a tuktuk, or motorized rickshaw, as …

Politics Aside, Algeria Faces Huge Economic Challenge

PARIS The tens of thousands of protesters who have taken to the streets for an eighth straight week aren’t the only crisis roiling Algeria. Helping to drive the unrest in Africa’s largest nation´┐Żand posing a serious challenge to any future …