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AllAfrica News: Africa (10)
AllAfrica News: Africa

Africa:IBM Think2018 - Two Sides of the "Data Coin"

6 hours 42 min ago
[CIO] In an era where a lot of operations will be data driven, it is clear that data will offer the greatest opportunities for businesses and within that lies the greatest potential of being a great issue of our time.

Africa:Time to Resolve a Cursed Old Water Problem

7 hours 19 min ago
[IPS] Hamilton, Canada -"You cannot manage what you do not measure" is a long-familiar saying to many, nowhere more so than in professional water circles at almost every level.

Africa:How Nature Can Quench Our Thirst & Bring Water Back to Our Ecosystems

7 hours 20 min ago
[IPS] Nairobi -Freshwater makes up only 2.5% of all water we have on earth. Readily accessible freshwater - which is found in rivers, lakes, wetlands and aquifers - accounts for less than one per cent of the world's water supply. It is vital for the existence of nearly every species on earth.

Africa:The Role of Law Schools in Shaping Global Gender Justice

7 hours 21 min ago
[IPS] United Nations -March 8th, 2018, International Women's Day, saw an extraordinary global mobilization for gender equality. In the last year, global movements for gender equality- from marches to powerful grassroots organizing and viral social media campaigns, such as #MeToo and #TimesUp in the United States and other countries- have galvanized the world's attention like never before.

Africa:Has Trump Just Launched a Global Trade War?

7 hours 23 min ago
[IPS] Penang, Malaysia -Last week's action by President Donald Trump has ended the United States' leadership on liberal trade and may trigger a global trade war with major damaging consequences.

Africa:The Year of the Female - an Exciting Time to Be a Woman

7 hours 25 min ago
[This is Africa] There is so much we can do as individuals to effect a positive change in the lives of women and girl children, says Sarah Nyengerai.

Africa:ILO Fails to Cut Ties With Tobacco Industry - Yet Again

7 hours 29 min ago
[IPS] Yaounde -Last week, the International Labour Organization's (ILO) governing body postponed yet again a decision to stop accepting money from the tobacco industry for its projects to end child labour in the tobacco growing sector.

Africa:Will the Next War Be About Water?

7 hours 31 min ago
[IPS] United Nations -One of the first resolutions adopted by the United Nations General Assembly, on the location of the headquarters of the Organization, gives the United Nations "exclusive rights over the subsoil of land conveyed to it, and in particular the right to make constructions underground and to obtain therefrom supplies of water."

Africa:A 1988 Song About Television Addiction Is More Pertinent Today Than Ever

8 hours 16 min ago
[The Conversation Africa] Veteran American hip hop group Public Enemy need no introduction when it comes to paradigm shifts in that music genre. From the moment leader and rapper Chuck D, fellow rappers Flavor Flav and Professor Griff, group DJ Terminator X and the S1W group (aka Security of the First World) launched off the Def Jam record label's platform in 1987, their acute sociopolitical presence resonated throughout hip hop culture and far beyond.

Africa:Why Unesco's 'Nature Based Solutions' to Water Problems Won't Work in Africa

8 hours 18 min ago
[The Conversation Africa] Each year the United Nations releases a World Water Development Report, a document that explores potential solutions to the globe's water problems. The 2018 report focuses on "nature based solutions. The authors suggest that this approach will:

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Submitted by Nicholaus G. Mollel
Jus checking out this system.... are there more options than the listed ones??? i'll let you know if i figure that out