UNDP to Boost Expertise in Post-Disaster Recovery
[UNDP] Panama -In collaboration with the World Bank and European Union, UNDP this week trained 40 disaster experts in how to conduct critical post-disaster needs assessments.
Nyusi Inaugurates Mocimboa DA Praia Water System
[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Wednesday inaugurated a new water supply system that will dramatically improve life for the 55,000 inhabitants of the town of Mocimboa da Praia, in the northern province of Cabo Delgado.
Cabo Verdean President Presents His Third Book in Luanda
[ANGOP] Luanda -The president of Cabo Verde, Jorge Carlos Fonseca, presented on Wednesday in Luanda his third book entitled "Magistratura de Influ├¬ncias por uma diplomacia ao servi├žo do desenvolvimento" resulting from his addresses to the Cabo Verdean nation, over his three years in office.
Cabo Verde Head of State Leaves Luanda
[ANGOP] Luanda -The President of the Republic of Cabo Verde, Jorge Carlos Fonseca, left Thursday afternoon Luanda, where he made a technical stopover of 48 hours, returning to his country, after participating in South Africa, at the 25th African Union (AU) Summit, held on June 14-15.
Cabo Verdean President Stops Over in Angola From South Africa
[ANGOP] Luanda -The President of Cabo Verde, Jorge Carlos Fonseca, arrived on Tuesday in Luanda, in transit to his country, after attending the 25th Summit of the African Union (AU), held on 14-15 June in South Africa.
Nigeria Wins, South Africa, Zambia Held in AFCON Qualifiers
[CAF] Nigeria made a winning start, Zimbabwe created an upset, and South Africa and Zambia were held at home as Africa Cup of Nations matchday 1 qualifying continued Saturday.
Cabo Verdean President Stops Over in Luanda En Route to South Africa
[ANGOP] Luanda -The President of Cabo Verde, Jorge Carlos Fonseca, arrived last Friday morning in Luanda, in transit to South Africa where he will participate in the 25th Summit of the African Union, set to happen on 15 June.
Nation's Newest Voice Sends Message to Girls
[IPS] Praia/Paris -Elida Almeida is Cape Verde's newest star, with thousands of fans in Africa and Europe. She sings, dances, plays the guitar, tells jokes, and makes her audiences laugh as well as groove. But behind it all, her music carries a serious message, about the importance of overcoming setbacks, avoiding unplanned pregnancy and following one's dreams.
In Cape Verde, African's Small Island Nations and Middle-Income Countries Discuss Development Priorities
[UNDP] Representatives From African Middle -income countries (MICs) and small island developing States (SIDs) are gathering in Praia, Cape Verde today to draw lessons from the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and discuss common priorities under the post-2015 development agenda.