Daily Archives: March 18, 2019

As Worldwide Smoking Rates Fall, Africa’s Shoot Up — With Deadly Consequences

Public health experts visit Malawi and Kenya, arguing that Africans must have access to lower-risk alternatives to smoking

LONDON, March 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Smoking tobacco results in the world’s deadliest preventable diseases, ending the lives of half of all …

Alors que les taux de tabagisme dans le monde reculent, ceux de l’Afrique grimpent en flèche — avec des conséquences mortelles

Des spécialistes de la santé publique se rendent au Malawi et au Kenya, et demandent que les Africains aient accès à des solutions moins risquées pour remplacer le tabac

LONDRES, 18 de marzo de 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Le tabagisme entraîne …

UN: Envoy Urges DRC to Form New Government Soon

UNITED NATIONS The United Nations’ top official in the Democratic Republic of Congo has urged President Felix Tshisekedi to form a new government without delay, as the country continues its first peaceful transition of power in its nearly 60 years …

Indonesia to guide Seychelles on running rehabilitation centre for users of illegal drugs

Seychelles will receive assistance from the Indonesian National Narcotics Agency to help rehabilitate the users of illegal drugs under a newly signed Memorandum of Understanding.

The agreement was signed on Monday by Patrick Herminie, the Secretary of State for the …

S. Sudan ‘Superhero’ Wins Award for Work with Children Born of Rape

LONDON Children born of rape in South Sudan’s civil war must be integrated into their families and communities to ensure lasting peace in the country, aid worker Christine Ngbaazande said on Monday as she won a prestigious award.

Sometimes looked …