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Students Become Neighbors Time Zones Apart

WASHINGTON – Relatively few students in the U.S. have opportunities to study abroad, says Mohamed Abdel-Kader, executive director of the Stevens Initiative, a public-private partnership based at the Aspen Institute in Washington, D.C.Some estimates rig…

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Growing Outcry in Ethiopia Over Abducted University Students

ADDIS ABABA – Ethiopians are expressing anger and frustration over several university students, most of them female, who remain missing after their kidnapping two months ago.A growing social media campaign echoes the (hash)BringBackOurGirls activism in…

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Growing Outcry in Ethiopia Over Abducted University Students

ADDIS ABABA – Ethiopians are expressing anger and frustration over several university students, most of them female, who remain missing after their kidnapping two months ago.A growing social media campaign echoes the (hash)BringBackOurGirls activism in…

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Inside Campus Fortresses, Hong Kong Students Prep for Battle

\HONG KONG – Student protesters are barricading themselves at universities across Hong Kong, stockpiling makeshift weapons and turning campuses into what look like war zones. It marks a dangerous new phase in Hong Kong’s 5-month-old anti-government pro…

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Inside Campus Fortresses, Hong Kong Students Prep for Battle

\HONG KONG – Student protesters are barricading themselves at universities across Hong Kong, stockpiling makeshift weapons and turning campuses into what look like war zones. It marks a dangerous new phase in Hong Kong’s 5-month-old anti-government pro…

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Power Africa and Africa50 Announce New Partnership to Implement Energy and Transmission Projects

On November 12, Power Africa and Africa50 signed a memorandum of understanding for a new partnership focused on attracting power sector financing and developing innovative public private partnership models in sub-Saharan Africa. Africa50 will be the ni…

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EDUCATION COMMITTEE MEETING – WEDNESDAY, 23 OCTOBER 2019

The monthly meeting of the Education Committee took place on Wednesday, 23 October 2019.Teacher Training Advisor, Fraser Stone, made a presentation to the Committee on progress made within teacher training since he had taken on the role. Whilst there h…

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President Weah Appoints New Director General at Financial Intelligence Unit

Monrovia, Liberia: His Excellency, President George Manneh Weah, has appointed Mr. Edwin Harris as Director General of the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU).Mr. Harris replaces Mr. Alex Cuffy whose tenure expired few months ago. His appointment is sub…

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