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Merck Foundation marks ‘World Art Day’ through their best Film, Song and Fashion Awards 2024 ...

Capital Ethiopia 15 Apr 2024
Merck Foundation in partnership with The First Ladies of Africa has also launched 8 Children’s Storybooks in English, French, Portuguese ... We aim to inspire our youth and children to lead a brighter, ...

WHO warns of falsified cough syrup ingredients seized in Pakistan

Khaleejtimes 15 Apr 2024
The WHO alert comes the same week regulators in Tanzania and Rwanda joined Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa to recall batches of Johnson & Johnson children's cough syrup after Nigeria said it found ...

Education Cannot Wait in Responding to the Regional Crisis Stemming From the Armed Conflict in Sudan

The Call 15 Apr 2024
The brutal conflict continues to take innocent lives, with over 14,000 children, women and men reportedly killed already ... Still more needs to be done, in sub-Saharan Africa, only 1 out of 9 children can read a simple text ... Africa cannot wait.

Celebrate series: Brazil cultural extravaganza

The Signal 15 Apr 2024
Brazil is known for its vibrant cultural costumes during Carnaval, an annual celebration with intricate and infectious rhythms such as Samba and high-energy dancing, which were among the various performances children and families witnessed on Friday.

What caused the civil war in Sudan and how has it become one of the ...

AOL 15 Apr 2024
The UN’s children’s agency, Unicef, says that some communities in Sudan have been pushed to the brink of famine ... One of Africa’s largest nations, Sudan lies in a volatile region bordering the Red Sea, the Sahel region and the Horn of Africa.

Huge hippo work last big commission for Norton sculptor after ski accident, brain surgeries

The Alliance Review 15 Apr 2024
Villers' goal was to raise awareness of the starving children of Biafra in Africa and to raise money to help those children through UNICEF ... Villers has also sculpted children, inspired by his own young kids.

Exploring Prince Harry’s Dedication As A Father And Polo Ambassador Through The Eyes Of Nacho Figueras

Pinkvilla 15 Apr 2024
Discover Prince Harry's inspirational journey as a devoted father and polo enthusiast, admired by friends for his passion and commitment to philanthropy. By ... follow us ... This charity organization targets underprivileged children in South Africa ... .

Getting to the other side of the biodiversity crisis

GreenBiz 15 Apr 2024
In a number of regions — the European Union, Canada and the U.S., China, Japan and Korea — are already at the population replacement level of 2.1 children per family or below.

RICHARD EDEN: Meghan Markle

The Daily Mail 15 Apr 2024
The carefully choreographed event raised funds for the Sentebale organisation which the Prince co-founded in 2006 to help children battling HIV in Africa.

Worsening hunger grips West and Central Africa amid persistent conflict and economic turmoil – says WFP

Sierra Leone Telegraph 14 Apr 2024
... Africa ... Malnutrition in West and Central Africa is alarmingly high, with 16.7 million children under five acutely malnourished and more than 2 out of 3 households unable to afford healthy diets.

West Africa faces looming food crisis as millions struggle to eat: CILSS

Daily News Egypt 14 Apr 2024
Nearly 55 million people in West and Central Africa will face severe food insecurity in the upcoming lean season (June-August 2024), according to a new report by the Permanent Inter-State Committee for Drought Control in the Sahel (CILSS).

Health hazards plague Emfuleni townships

Mail Guardian South Africa 14 Apr 2024
Late last year we had to send all of them home,” he said, adding that as a result many parents have removed their children from the school ... “Some of the children are suffering from breathing problems,” said the senior school official.

South Africa Recalls J&J's Cough Syrup Sold in Six African Nations After Suspected Toxicity

US News 14 Apr 2024
(Reuters) -South Africa's health regulator said on Saturday it is recalling batches of Johnson & Johnson's children's cough syrup after... .

Thinking of adopting or becoming a safety or foster parent in South Africa? Here are ...

Independent online (SA) 14 Apr 2024
The safety of children in South Africa was highlighted again after the surge in children who are either missing or who have been murdered ... By the end of March 2024, a total of 40,043 children were in the foster care system in the Western Cape alone.

Prince Harry and Nacho Figueras

The Daily Mail 14 Apr 2024
Both Prince Harry and Nacho regularly play in Sentebale's charity matches to raise funds for Sentebale, an organisation co-founded by Prince Harry that supports children and young people affected by HIV in southern Africa.