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2014-08-12 12:22:41

Samuel Eto'o sponsored 'model' rain harvesting school campus, that aims to transform education through a unique combination of water collection and agriculture using football as a catalyst, opens this month in Kenya's Central Highlands. NEW YORK, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- A unique secondary school campus, conceived and designed by the non-profit design and innovation group PITCHAfrica, the designers of the award winning 'Waterbank School' in Kenya, named 'Greenest School...

2014-08-12 08:29:21

First shipment marks a critical step in improving access to treatment worldwide PARIS and SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanofi (Euronext: SAN and NYSE: SNY) and PATH today announced the delivery of the first large-scale batches of antimalarial treatments manufactured with a new semisynthetic artemisinin derivative to malaria-endemic countries in Africa. The shipment signals a new era of lifesaving drugs made with safe, high-quality, and affordable...

2014-08-11 23:07:58

New York recording artist Masha Alexis leaves Monday on her fourth trip to Tanzania where she works to set up medical treatments for sick children and adults. Before leaving, she recorded her newest single inspired by the many children with which she's worked. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 Singer, Masha Alexis never liked taking the easy road and next week is no exception. Right after emerging from recording at the legendary Quad Studios in New York City, with producer Chris...

2014-08-11 23:02:50

Asia-Pacific is the largest market for EHV transmission due to the demand for power requirement and government incentive policy to reduce carbon emissions level, followed by other countries such as the Middle East and Africa, Americas, and Europe. (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 EHV Transmission Market report defines and segments the "EHV Transmission Market by System and Geography (Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East & Africa, and Americas) - Global Trends & Forecasts to...

2014-08-11 16:25:35

LONDON, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Spasticity Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2280943/Spasticity-Global-Clinical-Trials-Review-H2-2014.htmlSpasticity Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, "Spasticity Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014" provides data on the Spasticity clinical trial scenario. This report provides elemental information and...

2014-08-11 16:25:21

LONDON, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Renal Pain Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/703965/Renal-Pain-Global-Clinical-Trials-Review-H2-2014.htmlRenal Pain Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, "Renal Pain Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014" provides data on the Renal Pain clinical trial scenario. This report provides elemental information and...

ivory stockpile
2014-08-11 03:45:33

Wildlife Conservation Society The message is simple: to save elephants, all ivory markets must close and all ivory stockpiles must be destroyed, according to a new peer-reviewed paper by the Wildlife Conservation Society. The paper says that corruption, organized crime, and a lack of enforcement make any legal trade of ivory a major factor contributing to the demise of Africa's elephants. Appearing in the August 7th online edition of the journal Conservation Biology, the paper says that...

2014-08-11 04:20:38

JOHANNESBURG, August 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sasol's headline earnings per share (HEPS) for the financial year ended 30 June 2014 is expected to increase by between 11% and 17%, and earnings per share (EPS), for the same period, is expected to increase by between 9% and 15%, compared to the prior financial year. Sasol's profitability for the 2014 financial year was positively impacted by: - Synfuels production volumes of 7.6 million tons, up by 2%,...

2014-08-09 12:20:29

ReportsnReports.com offers "Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) Market by Smart Meters (Electric, Gas, Water), Communications, Meter Data Management (MDM), Meter Communication Infrastructure (MCI), Security, Analytics - Worldwide Market Forecasts and Analysis (2014 - 2019)" global research report in its store. DALLAS, Aug. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The AMI - Advanced Metering Infrastructure market research report analyzes global adoption trends, future growth potential, key...

2014-08-08 12:22:09

JOHANNESBURG, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NEAH GES and Pro Energy Services, Inc. (Pro Energy) today announced the formation of GES Power Generation & Infrastructure Division, ("GES"), focusing on the construction, management, operations, maintenance and repair services for energy generation, and transmission and distribution facilities throughout Africa. Seven out of ten fastest growing global economies are forecasted to be in Africa. Sub-Saharan Africa's particularly exciting GDP...


Latest Africa Reference Libraries

Mount Bisoke
2014-10-04 17:51:30

Mount Bisoke, also known as Visoke, is an active stratovolcano that is located on the border between Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Its summit, which reaches an elevation of 12,175 feet, is located in Rwanda. This volcano is in the Virunga Mountains, which is part of the Albertine Rift, in the western section of the East African Rift. It is protected within Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda and Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Like all of the...

Delalande’s Coua, Coua delalandei
2014-09-11 11:30:30

Delalande’s Coua (Coua delalandei), known also as the Snail-Eating Coua and Delalande’s Coucal, is an extinct species of non-parasitic cuckoo from Madagascar. It only was known to science as an extant bird for a rather short time during the early 19th century. There is some disagreement regarding the area of occurrence. Although there were reports that the bird was also found in the area of Fito and Maroantsetra along with near Toamasina, the coastal areas of northern Toamasina Province,...

Working horse
2014-06-14 10:44:57

The Fouta is a breed of horse originating from Senegal, West Africa. Also known as the Foutanke, the horse was developed from crossing the Fleuve and M’Bayer breeds resulting in a light work horse. The Fleuve horse is also found in Senegal, West Africa. This light horse was bred from crossing Barb horses with local ponies. The M’Bayer also evolved from the Barb horse and originated in the Baol region of Senegal. This breed is usually bay or chestnut. The average horse in Senegal is...

Mauritius Blue Pigeon, Alectroenas nitidissima
2014-04-18 12:27:42

The Mauritius Blue Pigeon (Alectroenas nitidissima) is an extinct species of blue pigeon previously native to the Mascarene island of Mauritius located in the Indian Ocean eastwards of Madagascar. It has two extinct relatives from the Mascarenes and three living ones from other islands. It is the type species of the genus of blue pigeons, Alectroenas. It had white colored hackles around the head, neck, and breast and blue colored feathers on the body, and it was red on the tail and the...

Heinrich Barth
2014-01-06 09:33:24

Heinrich Barth, born February 16 of 1821 and died November 25th of 1865, was a German explorer of Africa and a scholar. He is one of the greatest of the European explorers of Africa, and his scholarly preparation, ability to speak and write in Arabic, learning African languages, and character meant that he delicately documented the details of the cultures that he visited. He was among the first to comprehend the uses of oral history of the peoples, and he collected many. He established...

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