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2014-05-05 20:23:45

LONDON, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Hormone Sensitive Breast Cancer Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/treatments/hormone_sensitive_breast_cancer_global_clinical_trials_review_h1_2014.htmlHormone Sensitive Breast Cancer Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, "Hormone Sensitive Breast Cancer Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014" provides...

2014-05-05 08:31:26

- Company Addresses Challenges in New Third-Party Assessments DEERFIELD, Ill., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mondelez International has unveiled plans to help advance the rights of female cocoa farmers in two of the world's largest cocoa-growing countries, Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire. The action plans respond to new third-party assessments by Harvard University and CARE International, which revealed striking gaps in income and opportunities for female cocoa farmers. In Ghana, female cocoa...

2014-05-03 16:21:09

WASHINGTON, May 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Banquet Dinner & Presentations Honoring: Dr. Mustapha Ben Jaafar President National Constituent Assembly -Tunisia Monday May 5, 2014 Reception 7:00 -Dinner 7:30-9:00 pm The Mayflower Hotel 1127 Connecticut Ave NW Washington, DC 20036 The Center for the Study of Islam & Democracy (CSID) and...

2014-05-02 23:08:33

BiasharaWorks to Offer NetSuite’s Cloud-Based Business Management Suite to Fast-Growing Companies in Africa Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 BiasharaWorks, a Mkenga Group Limited company and cloud-based ERP solutions provider, today announced that it has joined the NetSuite Solution Provider Program. This partnership with NetSuite, the industry’s leading provider of cloud-based financials/ERP and omnichannel commerce software suites, enables BiasharaWorks to launch a new...

2014-05-02 12:23:04

Plan supports country's social development initiatives MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The government of Equatorial Guinea has launched an environmental training program to form technicians who will work to ensure that Bioko Island's environment and natural habitat are monitored in order to protect its biodiversity and the species that are unique to the country. The program has trained 30 Equatoguineans through the Support Program for the...

2014-04-30 23:11:22

Major international mining firm Anglo-American PLC have been announced as an event speaker at PV Project Development Africa 2014 (9-10th September, Johannesburg). London - UK (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Anglo-American will be speaking at the event about the opportunities for solar PV to have a growing impact in supplying green, secure and cost effective electricity to heavy industry in Africa. They will also be joined at the event by national utility Eskom and key financiers Nedbank Capital...

2014-04-30 23:10:34

Infinity Medical Equipment Services recently conducted and successfully completed a service call in Senegal, Africa with the use of Cisco’s WebEx. The healthcare consulting group utilizes innovative technologies to bring engineers to remote locations in Africa. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Infinity Medical Equipment Services (IMES) recently conducted and successfully completed a service call in Senegal, Africa with the use of Cisco’s WebEx. The healthcare consulting group...

2014-04-30 20:23:44

WASHINGTON, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressional champions joined members of the malaria community to commemorate World Malaria Day at a reception hosted by Malaria No More and other members of the Malaria Roundtable on Tuesday, April 29th. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140430/82690 The event, held in the Veteran's Affairs Committee room of the Cannon House Office Building, highlighted key partnerships in the fight against malaria, including the United...

2014-04-29 16:23:50

LONDON, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SOCO is aware of the inaccuracies concerning its activities in the Democratic Republic of Congo currently being circulated in the media by the Company's detractors. SOCO would like to make clear, as consistent with previous statements, that the only commitment at this point in time is to conduct seismic survey on Lake Edward, alongside environmental and social studies and social investment programmes. No drilling has been planned...

2014-04-29 16:21:55

LONDON, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Commercial Aircraft Leasing Industryhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/countries/north_america/usa/global_commercial_aircraft_leasing_industry.html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Commercial Aircraft Leasing in US$ Million and Units. Market Estimates and Projections for Commercial Aircraft Leasing market in terms of Leased Asset Portfolio Value are provided for the following...


Latest Africa Reference Libraries

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...

Sir Samuel White Baker
2014-01-02 13:16:30

Sir Samuel White Baker, KCB, FRGS, FRS, born on June 8th of 1821 and died on December 30th of 1893, was a British explorer, naturalist, big game hunter, officer, engineer, writer, and abolitionist. He held the titles of Pasha and Major-General in the Ottoman Empire and Egypt as well. He served as the Governor-General of the Equatorial Nile Basin between April of 1869 and August of 1873, which he established as the Province of Equatoria. He is mainly remembered as the discoverer of Lake...

Neanderthals
2013-10-03 16:03:35

The Neanderthals or Neandertals are an extinct species or subspecies of the genus Homo which is closely related to modern humans. They are known from fossils, dating back from the Pleistocene period, which have been found in Europe and parts of western and central Asia. The species gets its name from Neandertal, “Neander’s Valley”, the location in Germany where it was first uncovered. Neanderthals are classified either as a subspecies of Homo sapiens or as a distinct species of the...

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