Medicine

President Beji Essebsi dies

Tunisia’s first freely-elected president, Beji Essebsi has died.

The Presidency said that Mr Essebsi died at the age of 92.

President Essebsi was taken to a military hospital on Wednesday where he was placed on …

Medicine

FAO: World failing to meet Agric SDG goals

The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) says the world is off-track to meet most of the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) targets linked to hunger, food security and nutrition.

In its new report that examines the …

Medicine

Project Highlights: West Africa regional programme to support humanitarian response including resilient livelihoods and food security monitoring

Objective:

To strengthen the resilience of conflict- and disaster-affected populations, and address chronic vulnerability to food insecurity in West Africa and the Sahel.

Key partners:

United Nations (UN) agencies, Non-governmental Organizations (NGOs), the Permanent Interstate …