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2014-06-27 16:24:36

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy Brey asked African leaders, including Equatorial Guinea's President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, to consider his country a partner for growth at the assembly of the 23(rd) African Union Summit, held in Malabo. In a speech at the opening session of the Assembly of Heads of State of the African Union Summit (AUS), Rajoy told the African leaders that he was in Equatorial Guinea to ask for...

2014-06-26 16:26:23

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Equatorial Guinea's President, Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, asked African countries to invest heavily in their agricultural sector to decrease their dependence on the developed world, ensure food security, and significantly reduce hunger in their countries. He made his remarks at the closing session of the Assembly of Heads of State of the African Union (AU). President Obiang said that Africa should reorient itself to...

2014-06-26 16:26:16

Equatorial Guinea and United Nations strengthen cooperation MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Equatorial Guinea's President, Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, called for, at the closing of the session of the Assembly of Heads of State of the African Union (AU). President Obiang proposed to the African Union the establishment of a program that focuses on the organization and exploitation of markets to promote trade and food security, to eradicate hunger,...

2014-06-24 16:25:28

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Equatorial Guinea's minister of foreign affairs and cooperation, Agapito Mba Mokuy, led the 25(th) ordinary session of the Executive Council of the African Union (AU). During his welcoming speech, Minister Mba Mokuy said Equatorial Guinea is committed to defending African interests. He pointed out the theme chosen in this forum, "Agriculture and Food Security," and made reference to the great challenges faced by the...

2014-06-24 04:20:21

The George Washington University, American University and the George Washington University Hospital to Receive Significant Amount of Electricity From Solar Power WASHINGTON, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The George Washington University (GW), American University (AU) and the George Washington University Hospital (GWUH) announced Tuesday that they will create a renewable energy project that brings solar power from North Carolina to the D.C. institutions, showing that...

2014-06-23 16:25:59

AU Chair Asks for Support to Improve Agricultural Production and Food Security MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, African Union Commission Chair, inaugurated the 23rd African Union Summit (AUS) with the opening of the 28th Ordinary Session of the Permanent Representatives' Committee (COREP) held in the Conference Center of Sipopo, located in Malabo Equatorial Guinea. She urged all the delegates to support the initiatives...

2014-06-19 16:27:29

West African Nation hosts Conference for a Second Time MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Republic of Equatorial Guinea will welcome leaders from the African continent and around the world at the 23(rd) African Union Summit (AUS) to be held in the capital city of Malabo on June 20-27, 2014. Under the theme "Agriculture and Food Security," the conference will serve as a frame for members seeking commitments to increase and improve agricultural...

2014-04-29 23:12:47

American University now accepting applications for social impact game design degree program. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 American University has launched a new Master of Arts in Game Design degree, a unique, multi-disciplinary program that will prepare the next generation of computer and games enthusiasts for game design and development, play theory, and engagement strategies. The degree program, offered through a partnership between the AU School of Communication and the...

2014-04-04 23:37:15

Leaders in journalism and politics, a healthcare services CEO, a seasoned American diplomat, a White House executive, and a nationally known crisis communications expert will address American University’s graduates at the 128th commencement ceremonies. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Leaders in journalism and politics, a healthcare services CEO, a seasoned American diplomat, a White House executive, and a nationally known crisis communications expert will address American...

2014-03-12 12:29:11

WASHINGTON, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and Ethio-American Doctors Group, Inc. ("EADG") have signed a Memorandum of Understanding agreeing to locate the Regional Cancer Center of Excellence ("RCCE") at the hospital and medical village complex being built by EADG in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140312/MN81586) Globally, cancer causes more death than TB, HIV/AIDS and Malaria combined...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.