Due to the many engagements of Heads of State at this period of the year, the Dakar Financing Summit on Africa’s Infrastructure which was to take place in Dakar on December 13 and 14, has been postponed to a later date.
The African Orphan Crops Consortium (AOCC) Tuesday opened the African Plant Breeding Academy in Nairobi, Kenya to help improve the livelihoods of Africa’s smallholder farmers and their families, reduce hunger and boost Africa’s food supply.
African Ministers of the Environment have agreed on a unified African position at the Conference of Parties (COP) to the 19th United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) negotiations in Warsaw, Poland.
Professor Mzobz Mboya, NEPAD’s Advisor on Education and Training recently met with the Government of Cameroon to put into effect a new master’s degree programme 25 nurses and midwifes in maternal and child care.
NEPAD Agency CEO Dr Ibrahim Mayaki and Sri Lanka’s High Commissioner to South Africa, Mr Shehan Ratnavale met this week at the NEPAD Offices in Midrand, to explore new areas of South-South cooperation.