Namibia addresses non-communicable diseases

Namibia addresses non-communicable diseases The Prime Minister of the Republic of Namibia, Dr Saara Kuungongelwa-Amadhila, launched the National Strategy on the prevention and control of non-communicable diseases recently  in Windhoek.  The Strategy aims to reduce the...

Girls’ Education in Djibouti: Facts

A small Eastern African country covering an area of only 23,000 sq km, Djibouti’s approach to education has wavered over the years. While in richer neighborhoods in the capital almost all children attend school, people living in shanty settlements or rural areas don’t...

Credit Access in Chad

Located in Central Africa, Chad is a landlocked country with a population of approximately 12 million people. While the national poverty fell from 54.8% in 2002 to 46.7% in 2011, Chad remains 186th out of 188 countries on the United Nations Human Development Index....