Environment: Big Polluters must Pay for Climate Crisis – VALD calls  

Vision for Alternative Development (VALD), a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), says it is time African governments hold big polluters liable for

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Combating Covid-19: Government’s neglect and non-involvement of Veterinary Services Dept. could be Catastrophic for National Biosafety and Biosecurity

The current state of the Veterinary Services Department, under the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA), Ghana, remain a sorry

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Edelman piece: Brand Trust and the Coronavirus Pandemic

The rapidly evolving Covid-19 pandemic has not only presented an alarming health crisis, but is also causing significant social and

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Covid-19 brutally exposes the Fallacies underlying Akufo-Addo Government’s Economic Figures

The shocks from the COVID-19 pandemic and more importantly the recent drop in oil prices have fiercely uncovered the fragility

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Mr. President, use of Violent Tactics to enforce your Lockdown Order is causing Fear and Panic in the Country

Mr President, international human rights law guarantees everyone the right to the highest attainable standard of health and obligates governments

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Akufo-Addo Government’s Manipulated Economic Figures can’t disguise an Economy in Trouble

The President, the Vice President and the Wife of the Vice President’s latest outburst against the critics who are expressing

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Africa prepares for Coronavirus

On Jan 30, WHO Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus declared that the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) epidemic, centred in China, was

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UN launches world’s biggest survey of public opinion on climate change

Today, celebrities and youth activists met with UN officials, governments and civil society to launch Mission 1.5, a campaign that

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New Charter Seeks to Build Global Support for Tolerance and Religious Freedom

This week some of the world’s most respected Islamic scholars, joined by experts from governments, civil society groups and other

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UNU-INRA launches report on stranded assets @COP25

Stranded assets are low on African governments’ agenda, but present opportunity for resource-led development: new UNU-INRA research finds A new

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Too few of Africa’s commercial disputes are resolved by African arbitrators – why this must change

Throughout my career arbitrating on disputes between companies and governments outside the courts, I’ve noticed a growing number of claims

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