All Africa (sort by date) AllAfrica News: Africa (10)sourceAfrica: It's Time to Confront Anti-Blackness in Asian-African Communities 5 hours 21 min ago [African Arguments] For decades, Asian-Africans were both victims and agents of colonial racism. This history still reverberates today. Africa: How Women in Academia Are Feeling the Brunt of Covid-19 5 hours 53 min ago [The Conversation Africa] The COVID-19 pandemic and the consequent public health response of lockdown has brought into sharp relief the constraints faced by women across the board. Africa: Lions Are Less Likely to Attack Cattle With Eyes Painted On Their Backsides 5 hours 54 min ago [The Conversation Africa] The predation of livestock by carnivores, and the retaliatory killing of carnivores as a result, is a major global conservation challenge. Such human-wildlife conflicts are a key driver of large carnivore declines and the costs of coexistence are often disproportionately borne by rural communities in the global south. Africa: Breastfeeding Link to Covid-19 Is Negligible -WHO 6 hours 6 min ago [Africa Renewal] The risk of COVID-19 infection from breastfeeding is negligible and has never been documented, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Tuesday, in a call for greater support for the practice. Africa: Breastmilk for Premature Babies Encourages Economic Revival Saturday, 8/8/2020, at 12:03 PM [allAfrica] This week is World Breastfeeding Week, a flagship campaign of the International Confederation of Midwives. Africa: Coronavirus Could Double Malaria Deaths, Researchers Warn Friday, 8/7/2020, at 4:48 PM [allAfrica] Cape Town -- Malaria deaths in Africa could double this year if the coronavirus pandemic is allowed to disrupt malaria prevention and treatment initiatives, say researchers from Imperial College, London. Africa: What Would a President Biden Do About Africa? Friday, 8/7/2020, at 3:45 PM [allAfrica] Washington, DC -- Repairing U.S. relations with key African countries must be a priority for the next administration, if Joseph Biden wins the November election, senior Democrats said during an online fundraiser last week. Africa: Global Peace Index 2020 Briefing Friday, 8/7/2020, at 11:08 AM [Institute for Economics and Peace] Global peacefulness has deteriorated over the past year, with this being the fourth time in the last five years that the world has seen a fall in peacefulness. Africa: Countries in Africa Mirror Peace Setbacks in World - Global Peace Report Friday, 8/7/2020, at 10:54 AM [allAfrica] Cape Town -- South Africa, Cote d'Ivoire and Equatorial Guinea have become more peaceful in the past year, but the situations in Benin and Niger have deterioriated, according to the latest results of a survey which ranks nations for "peacefulness". Africa: Tackling Covid-19 Consequences - Yaounde Proposals for African Countries Friday, 8/7/2020, at 7:52 AM [Cameroon Tribune] Governors of the World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund brainstormed on August 6, in the 2020 African Causus Meeting hosted in Yaounde through virtual format.