One in Four People Affected By Mental Health Problems

[263Chat] Ministry of Health and Child Care on Tuesday launched the World Health Mental day and World Suicide Prevention to raise awareness on mental health issues as well as mobilizing support of mental health care in the country.

[263Chat] Ministry of Health and Child Care on Tuesday launched the World Health Mental day and World Suicide Prevention to raise awareness on mental health issues as well as mobilizing support of mental health care in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

AfDB to Complete Finance Systems Project By Year End

[The Herald] The African Development Bank targets to complete its $24 million Public Finance Management systems project by the end of the year. The bank also committed some additional funds towards developmental projects, which are consistent with Gove…

[The Herald] The African Development Bank targets to complete its $24 million Public Finance Management systems project by the end of the year. The bank also committed some additional funds towards developmental projects, which are consistent with Government's priorities enshrined in its Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper. Ministry of Finance and Economic Development Programme Manager Naome Chimbetete told The Herald Business that the Public Finance Management project was at its tail end.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Special Plight of Down Children in the Spotlight On Dedicated Day

[Namibia Economist] Parents of children with Down Syndrome are coming together on Saturday 21 October to celebrate Namibia’s first ever day dedicated to children living with the genetic disorder. The day is organised by the Down Syndrome Association of…

[Namibia Economist] Parents of children with Down Syndrome are coming together on Saturday 21 October to celebrate Namibia's first ever day dedicated to children living with the genetic disorder. The day is organised by the Down Syndrome Association of Namibia, a voluntary parent support group that champions the lifestyle normalisation of Down Syndrome children and young adults, and their integration into mainstream society.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Swedish Firm Brings U.S.$2.5 Billion Wind Farm Project to Tanzania

[Daily News] A SWEDISH based company ‘VR Holding AB’ has announced to relocate the 5.5trl/- wind power plant from Malindi, Kenya to Tanzania saying it will be easier for the implementation of the project.

[Daily News] A SWEDISH based company 'VR Holding AB' has announced to relocate the 5.5trl/- wind power plant from Malindi, Kenya to Tanzania saying it will be easier for the implementation of the project.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Grand Renaissance Dam Construction Steadily Underway – Office

[Ethiopian Herald] The recent speculations floating on social media and some unreliable news sources claiming that the construction of Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) is halted signals a desperate attempt to portray a bleak image on the indisput…

[Ethiopian Herald] The recent speculations floating on social media and some unreliable news sources claiming that the construction of Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) is halted signals a desperate attempt to portray a bleak image on the indisputable progress of the dam, says Office.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Cooperation for a Tourism Resurgence

[Ethiopian Herald] Yared Teka is a tour operator diligently working even on holidays and weekends. He understands that Meskel is one of the celebrations that attract tourists from all over the world. He said his company had shuttled hundreds of tourist…

[Ethiopian Herald] Yared Teka is a tour operator diligently working even on holidays and weekends. He understands that Meskel is one of the celebrations that attract tourists from all over the world. He said his company had shuttled hundreds of tourists to Gonder and Addis Ababa for the celebration this year. He imagines this year's celebration has marked the revival of Ethiopian tourism industry after the year long state of emergency was lifted on August 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

No More Pull Backs to Heritage Restitution Efforts

[Ethiopian Herald] So many historical documents and heritages have been stolen from Ethiopia during the times of external invasion and missionary expeditions in different periods of time.

[Ethiopian Herald] So many historical documents and heritages have been stolen from Ethiopia during the times of external invasion and missionary expeditions in different periods of time.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Ethio-India Ties Take New Trajectory

[Ethiopian Herald] The two millennia-old friendships between Ethiopia and India is probably one of the oldest ties in history, as Axumite traders in the 1st century AD traded with Indians through the ancient port of Adulis. However, fully fledged bilat…

[Ethiopian Herald] The two millennia-old friendships between Ethiopia and India is probably one of the oldest ties in history, as Axumite traders in the 1st century AD traded with Indians through the ancient port of Adulis. However, fully fledged bilateral ties were launched in the mid 20th century. The two countries enjoyed a longstanding friendship in multiple areas of cooperation, especially in trade and education.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia