All Africa (sort by date) AllAfrica News: Africa (10)sourceAfrica:Longhorn to Offload Entire Stake in Law Africa 28 min 35 sec ago [Capital FM] Nairobi -Longhorn Publishers shareholders have approved the sale of its entire shareholding in Law Africa firm. Africa:Policies Hurting Africa's Entrepreneurship - Experts 36 min 22 sec ago [New Times] It is true that some African countries have tried to create enabling environments for businesses to thrive, but it is equally true that many countries on the continent have not designed policies that support entrepreneurs. Africa:Agroforestry Should Play a Bigger Role in Tackling Climate Change Wednesday, 12/13/2017, at 10:19 AM [IRIN] Never has it been so pressing to address climate change. So let's hurry to embrace a proven part of the solution. The radical (but not new) concept of agroforestry - be it integrating trees to create shade over coffee bushes, adding trees to Colombian cattle ranches, or managing and encouraging shea trees to flourish amid millet crops in the Sahel - must move to centre stage. Africa:IPU Data Confirms Link Between Democracies in Crisis and Surge in Human Rights Abuses Against MPs Wednesday, 12/13/2017, at 10:05 AM [PR Newswire] Geneva -Human rights abuses against parliamentarians reached a new high in 2017, according to Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) statistics. Parliamentarians from Cambodia, Maldives, Turkey and Venezuela alone, where the political situation has been worsening in recent times, account for 35% of the cases. Africa:Chinese Dongfeng Arrives in Africa Wednesday, 12/13/2017, at 10:04 AM [PR Newswire] Cape Town, South Africa -DONGFENG RACE TEAM TO EMBARK ON THE JOURNEY THROUGH THE SOUTHERN OCEAN Africa:Draw Results of Interclubs 2018 Prelims Wednesday, 12/13/2017, at 8:57 AM [CAF] The draw for the preliminary rounds of the CAF Interclubs 2018 was conducted on Wednesday, 13 December 2017, during the meeting of the CAF Interclubs Committee at the CAF Headquarters in Cairo, Egypt. Africa:Time Running Out for Construction Sector to Cut Energy Use, Meet Climate Goals - UN Wednesday, 12/13/2017, at 7:22 AM [UN News] The clock is ticking on efforts to reform the buildings and construction sector's energy performance and keep the Paris Agreement on track, new United Nations-backed research revealed on Tuesday. Africa:Board Approves Third Batch of Global Fund Grants Valued At $2.83 Billion Wednesday, 12/13/2017, at 7:07 AM [GFO] Sixty-two grants from 29 countries were approved Africa:AU Commends African Leaders On Free Trade Wednesday, 12/13/2017, at 6:38 AM [This Day] African Union (AU) has commended African leaders for doing the right thing in creating the Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) despite the current retreat from multilateralism. Africa:Donald Trump - Israeli's Friend or Foe? Wednesday, 12/13/2017, at 6:23 AM [This Day] With friends like the 45th President of United States of America, Donald Trump, Israel possibly needs not worry about the danger posed by Hamas, the Palestinian resistance movement. Gaza is firmly under the heels of Hamas which unapologetically remains hard put to recognise the state of Israel.