Daily Archives: April 10, 2019

OECD: Aid Drops for Some of World’s Neediest Countries

PARIS The Paris-based Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development said aid from donor nations fell last year, compared to 2017, with some of the neediest countries feeling the pinch. The OECD’s new report, which raises concerns about meeting United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

The OECD report released Wednesday finds that …

US Embassy donates 240 books to ISCED

Lubango – At least 240 books in the English language were donated Wednesday, by the ambassador of the United States of America in Angola, Nina Maria Fite, to the Higher Institute of Educational Sciences (ISCED-Huila) as result of a two-day visit to Huila province.

Speaking to ANGOP, on the sidelines …

Australian Election to Be Fought on Refugees, Economy

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA Australia’s prime minister on Thursday called a May 18 election that will be fought on issues including climate change, asylum seekers and economic management.

We live in the best country in the world, Prime Minister Scott Morrison told reporters after advising the governor-general to authorize the election.

But …

SADC launches call for assistance to Cyclone Idai victims

Luanda,- A regional call for humanitarian assistance to people affected by tropical cyclone Idai in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe will be launched Thursday in Windhoek, Namibia.

According to a note from the Southern African Development Community (SADC), which reached Angop, the call will be made by the SADC ‘s Chairperson …