8th Ceramic Exhibition to Take Place At the National Art Gallery

[Namibia Economist] The 8th National Ceramic Biennale exhibition will officially open on 27 July at 18:00 and will run until 25 August at the National Art Gallery. This year’s 8th biennale is also the 30th anniversary celebration for the Potters Associ…

[Namibia Economist] The 8th National Ceramic Biennale exhibition will officially open on 27 July at 18:00 and will run until 25 August at the National Art Gallery. This year's 8th biennale is also the 30th anniversary celebration for the Potters Association of Namibia's (PAN).

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Chipping Away At a Block of Marble Until a Rhino Is Liberated From Its Edifice

[Namibia Economist] French sculptor Gé Pellini and his wife, Arielle arrived in Namibia last week Friday to receive a massive block of marble which they must turn into a stylised, almost life-size stone rhinoceros before the end of August.

[Namibia Economist] French sculptor Gé Pellini and his wife, Arielle arrived in Namibia last week Friday to receive a massive block of marble which they must turn into a stylised, almost life-size stone rhinoceros before the end of August.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Travel Agents Find Joy in Helping SRT to Protect Desert Rhinos

[Namibia Economist] African Travel Concept, a local agency specialising in safaris and adventure excursions, last week received recognition from Namibia’s flagship rhino protector, the Save the Rhino Trust. ATC’s unwavering support for rhino protection…

[Namibia Economist] African Travel Concept, a local agency specialising in safaris and adventure excursions, last week received recognition from Namibia's flagship rhino protector, the Save the Rhino Trust. ATC's unwavering support for rhino protection was captured in a special certificate given by the trust to the travel enabler.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Bank of Mauritius Bags Best Central Bank Governance-Indian Ocean 2017 Award

[Government of Mauritius] The Best Central Bank Governance – Indian Ocean 2017 award was conferred to the Bank of Mauritius (BoM) on 20 July 2017 by the London-based Capital Finance International (CFI.co) magazine for having excelled in its commitment …

[Government of Mauritius] The Best Central Bank Governance - Indian Ocean 2017 award was conferred to the Bank of Mauritius (BoM) on 20 July 2017 by the London-based Capital Finance International (CFI.co) magazine for having excelled in its commitment towards driving technological innovation and underpinning sustainable development.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Trump Abortion Policy Endangers Teenagers

[New Zimbabwe] The Donald Trump administration has left young people vulnerable to pregnancy related complications after prohibiting organisations funded by the United States government from supporting abortions.

[New Zimbabwe] The Donald Trump administration has left young people vulnerable to pregnancy related complications after prohibiting organisations funded by the United States government from supporting abortions.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

World Food Programme Embarks On New Strategic Plan in Tanzania

[WFP] Under the CSP, WFP aims to improve market access for 250,000 smallholder farmers while overseeing a multi-sector nutrition programme for 185,000 pregnant and nursing women and children under two, and providing food assistance to over 300,000 refu…

[WFP] Under the CSP, WFP aims to improve market access for 250,000 smallholder farmers while overseeing a multi-sector nutrition programme for 185,000 pregnant and nursing women and children under two, and providing food assistance to over 300,000 refugees.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

WFP Welcomes Contribution From Italy for Emergency Food Assistance in Libya

[WFP] “We thank Italy for this generous contribution to WFP’s emergency operation in Libya, which will help alleviate the suffering of people living in difficult conditions with little access to food and other life-saving assistance,” said Wagdi Othman…

[WFP] "We thank Italy for this generous contribution to WFP's emergency operation in Libya, which will help alleviate the suffering of people living in difficult conditions with little access to food and other life-saving assistance," said Wagdi Othman, WFP Libya Country Director.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

‘My Expulsion From Mugabe’s Party Was A Blessing in Disguise’

[263Chat] Former Vice President, Joice Mujuru believes her dismissal from the ruling Zanu PF was a blessing in disguise as she never thought that one day, she would be leading a progressive movement, the National People’s Party.

[263Chat] Former Vice President, Joice Mujuru believes her dismissal from the ruling Zanu PF was a blessing in disguise as she never thought that one day, she would be leading a progressive movement, the National People's Party.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe