Posts Tagged ‘Africa’

Do More to Fight HIV in Africa: Study

Male circumcision, broader use of preventive drugs could help control epidemic, researchers say healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the […]

Washed with Sun: Landscape and the Making of White South Africa

Washed with Sun: Landscape and the Making of White South Africa South Africa is recognized as a site of both political turmoil and natural beauty, and yet little work has been done in connecting these defining national characteristics. "Washed with Sun" achieves this conjunction in its multidisciplinary study of South Africa as a space at […]

Yves Rocher Shea Butter from Africa Velvety Shower Cream

Yves Rocher Shea Butter from Africa Velvety Shower Cream Wake up gently with this Shea Butter from Africa Velvety Shower Cream and give your skin comfort and serenity! Its gel moisturizing formula, enriched with Aloe Vera, transforms into a light foam and gently washes your skin. Result: an immediate sensation of comfort with a nourished […]

Bill Clinton Says He’s Ebola-Free After Annual Africa Trip, Raises Awareness For Issue

Bill Clinton used his time at the podium on Thursday to stump for improved health infrastructures in the developing world — and to assure the crowd he’s healthy. “This morning, I’m officially Ebola-free,” Clinton said during a speech at the United Nations’ Economic and Social Council Partnership Forum, CNN reported. The former president told the […]

Antibiotic-Resistant Typhoid Spreading Across Asia, Africa

Areas lacking clean water, effective sanitation most at risk, experts say healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants […]

Rough Guides Snapshot South Africa: Johannesburg and Pretoria

Rough Guides Snapshot South Africa: Johannesburg and Pretoria The Rough Guide Snapshot to Johannesburg and Pretoria is the ultimate travel guide to this region of South Africa. It leads you through the region with reliable information and comprehensive coverage of all the sights and attractions, from the Apartheid Museum to Soweto Tours and live music […]

KwaZulu-Natal Rough Guides Snapshot South Africa (includes Durban, Pietermaritzburg, the Ukhahlamba Drakensberg, Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park, Lake St Lucia, Central Zululand, and the Battlefields)

KwaZulu-Natal Rough Guides Snapshot South Africa (includes Durban, Pietermaritzburg, the Ukhahlamba Drakensberg, Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park, Lake St Lucia, Central Zululand, and the Battlefields) The Rough Guide Snapshot to KwaZulu-Natal is the ultimate travel guide to this fascinating part of South Africa. It guides you through the region with reliable information and comprehensive coverage of all the […]

The President’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa Part II

President Obama’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa held a meeting to discuss how the U.S. can strengthen its commercial relationship with the continent of Africa. April 8, 2015 Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising […]

The President’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa Part I

President Obama’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa held a meeting to discuss how the U.S. can strengthen its commercial relationship with the continent of Africa. April 8, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising […]

Uncommon Thinking: New Insights for Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

Uncommon Thinking: New Insights for Development in Sub-Saharan Africa When independence arrived in sub-Saharan Africa in the early 1960s, everyone was optimistic higher living standards would quickly follow. But after almost half-a-century of intensive policy and institutional reforms, and massive foreign grants and loans, the condition of the majority has hardly improved. Bad governance has […]

Food Security Among Small-Scale Agricultural Producers in Southern Africa

Food Security Among Small-Scale Agricultural Producers in Southern Africa The book focuses on food security highlighting the role of indigenous knowledge and scientific research in addressing the plight of poor small-scale agricultural producers. Rapidly growing global population and global policies and management governing sustainability, hunger, food security and poverty alleviation are discussed. Additionally, impacts of […]

The Fortunes of Africa

The Fortunes of Africa Africa has been coveted for its riches ever since the era of the Pharaohs. In past centuries, it was the lure of gold, ivory, and slaves that drew fortune-seekers, merchant-adventurers, and conquerors from afar. In modern times, the focus of attention is on oil, diamonds, and other valuable minerals. Land was […]

Ebola Threat Diminishing in West Africa, Officials Say

But it’s too soon to predict victory over the deadly virus healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants […]

Amazing Africa Projects: You Can Build Yourself

Amazing Africa Projects: You Can Build Yourself While Africa is one continent it contains many diverse countries. Amazing Africa Projects You Can Build Yourself introduces readers ages 9 and up to the stunning landscapes, ancient civilizations and ethnic groups, unique traditions, and amazing wildlife of the vast African continent. With 25 fun projects that kids […]

What Is Brazil Really Doing in Africa?

This post was co-authored with Nathan Thompson. Brazil’s foreign policy elite like to talk up their political solidarity and cultural affinity with Africa. Sympathetic observers note that Brazilians are more involved there than at any time since the 1960s. There is some truth to these claims. In the past decade, Africa became one of Brazil´s […]

4 Steps Could Quell Ebola in West Africa, Researchers Say

Hygienic burial practices are crucial healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist […]

4 Steps Could Quell Ebola in West Africa, Researchers Say

Hygienic burial practices are crucial healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist […]

We Will Stop Ebola in West Africa

USAID Administrator Raj Shah and U.S. Ambassador Deborah R. Malac meet with Doland Willis and Gabriel Frank of the U.S. Army JFC Operation United Assistance Liberia at the Ebola Emergency Operations Center in Monrovia. October 14, 2014. (by Morgana Wingard) Ed. note: Below are excepts of an op-ed by USAID Administrator Raj Shah for USA […]

What It’s Like on the Front Lines of the Ebola Fight in West Africa

The very first thing you do when you arrive in Liberia is wash your hands in chlorine. As I learned on my recent visit to Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea, the simple acts of hand-washing and bumping elbows — instead of shaking hands — quickly begin to feel normal. As the Ebola epidemic overwhelms communities […]

Experts Predict ‘Catastrophic’ Ebola Epidemic in West Africa If Aid Delayed

Yale team foresees 90,000 deaths in one Liberian county alone by Dec. 15 healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the […]

Obama To Send 3,000 Military Forces To Fight Ebola In West Africa

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is ramping up its response to West Africa’s Ebola crisis, preparing to assign 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the afflicted region to supply medical and logistical support to overwhelmed local health care systems and to boost the number of beds needed to isolate and treat victims of the epidemic. […]

Ebola Drug ZMapp: This DARPA Program Could Get It To Africa

Last week, as experts assembled at the World Health Organization headquarters in Geneva to discuss the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, there was a glaring absence in the public discourse: an accurate assessment of the U.S. government’s capacity to produce ZMapp, one of the experimental drugs under discussion for speeded approval. The drug, a cocktail […]

West Wing Week 8/8/14 or, “To the New Africa”

This week, the President hosted about 50 African Heads-of-State for the first-ever U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit, signed a bill to improve care for America’s veterans, and expanded flexibility for cell phone users. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the […]

Africa And The Need for Attitude Change

Africa And The Need for Attitude Change Bookshelves may be loaded with works on African subjects, but Africa and the Need for Attitude Change is unlike any other. In this one volume, Chima takes readers through a wide range of thorny issues without losing the essence of the message. It is insightful, bold, and yet, […]

What Went Wrong with Africa

What Went Wrong with Africa Africa is the only large, contiguous region left out of the world-wide rise in prosperity. Why is that? Why has Africa failed to develop? This book describes the history of the continent and explores the causes of its widespread poverty, the AIDS epidemic and the misrule, corruption and disintegration afflicting […]

Africa Since Independence

Africa Since Independence A genuinely comparative study of the different trajectories and experiences of independent African states. This expanded, revised and updated new edition of an established text now includes the latest scholarship and features more on issues such as AIDS, urbanisation, South Sudan, questions of citizenship and the importance of transnational spaces. Price: $ […]

Africa Calling

Africa Calling Christian missionaries in medicine and education have contributed greatly to African advancement – many outstanding African leaders are the products of mission schools – but they have also been blamed for some of the worst ravages of western imperialism on the continent. Africa Calling, based on the letters and contemporary records of Herbert […]

West Wing Week: 07/05/13 or “Dispatches: Africa”

This week, the First Family traveled to Africa, for a three country, four stop visit that started in Dakar, Senegal and ended in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania with stops in Johannesburg and Cape Town, South Africa sandwiched in between. There were drums and dancing, crowds and ceremonial pomp and circumstance, meetings, forums, summits and town […]

President Obama and President Zuma of South Africa Toasts

At a dinner hosted in honor of the President and First Lady, President Zuma of South Africa and President Obama exchange toasts. June 27, 2013. Uploads by whitehouse Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick […]

Canadian Non-Fiction Books: Empire and Communications, Race Against Time: Searching for Hope in AIDS-Ravaged Africa, the 100-Mile Diet

Canadian Non-Fiction Books: Empire and Communications, Race Against Time: Searching for Hope in AIDS-Ravaged Africa, the 100-Mile Diet New – Commentary (books not included). Chapters: Empire and Communications, Race Against Time: Searching for Hope in AIDS-Ravaged Africa, The 100-Mile Diet, Fences and Windows, The Corporation, The Ingenuity Gap, The Deniers, A Short History of Progress, […]

Improving Nutrition Through Home Gardening: A Training Package for Preparing Field Workers in Africa

Improving Nutrition Through Home Gardening: A Training Package for Preparing Field Workers in Africa Used – This publication is intended for the instruction of agricultural extension, home economics, nutrition, health and other community development agents working with households and communities. Home gardens are found in many humid and subhumid areas of Africa. These gardens have […]

Health in Africa, Including: Tuberculosis, African Trypanosomiasis, HIV/AIDS in Africa, Melarsoprol, African Medical and Research Foundation, Drug Resource Enhancement Against AIDS and Malnutrition, Africa@Home, Sickle Cell Trait, Nodding Disease

Health in Africa, Including: Tuberculosis, African Trypanosomiasis, HIV/AIDS in Africa, Melarsoprol, African Medical and Research Foundation, Drug Resource Enhancement Against AIDS and Malnutrition, Africa@Home, Sickle Cell Trait, Nodding Disease New – Hephaestus Books represents a new publishing paradigm, allowing disparate content sources to be curated into cohesive, relevant, and informative books. To date, this content […]

The Middle East and North Africa

The Middle East and North Africa New – Each title looks at a different region of the world, covering topics such as climate, economic development, religious groups, education, health and political and social status of women. The series combines in-depth information in the form of maps, diagrams and statistics with case studies to make the […]

International Conferences in South Africa: Diplomatic Conferences in South Africa, Earth Summit 2002, World Conference Against Racism 2001

International Conferences in South Africa: Diplomatic Conferences in South Africa, Earth Summit 2002, World Conference Against Racism 2001 Used – Chapters: Diplomatic Conferences in South Africa, Earth Summit 2002, World Conference Against Racism 2001, Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 1999, Xiii International Aids Conference, 2000. Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 33. Not illustrated. Free updates online. Purchase […]

Activity Book Africa Gr 2-6

Activity Book Africa Gr 2-6 GDH1599: Loaded with historic and cultural arts, crafts, games, cooking, and more, Hands-on Heritage Activity Books provide learn-and-do activities that include instructions, historical aids, and complete material lists. 8-1/2 x 11 inches. 48 pp. Complete with historical notes and easy-to-follow directions, this activity book provides a vibrant opportunity to explore […]