Since 2000, the number of malaria deaths in Africa and worldwide have decreased significantly, according to new data published in the World Malaria Report 2014.
The IDB Group Chairman signed Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) with the OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) and Africare.
Africare President Darius Mans recently appeared on Voice of America’s “Straight Talk Africa” show to discuss the role of the Congressional Black Caucus in Foreign Policy and President Obama’s Power Africa initiative.
www.washingtoninformer.com, March 12, 2014 — The circumstances of women in Africa are a conundrum complicated by patriarchy and bias. Although women constitute the cornerstone of African economic development, they are often less likely to know how to read or write, have access to health care and occupy low-skill jobs.