Daily Archives: August 18, 2015

The Last-Ditch South Sudan Peace Talks Are On the Brink of Collapse

Leaders met in Addis Ababa yesterday in a last ditch effort to bring peace to South Sudan after 18 months of war. The conflict that shattered the temporary peace achieved after a 2005 agreement with Sudan continues to take its …

Latest from OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine based on information received as of 19:30 (Kyiv time), 17 August 2015

This report is for the media and the general public.

The SMM monitored the implementation of the “Package of measures for the implementation of the Minsk agreements”. Its monitoring was restricted by the parties and security considerations*. Ceasefire violations were

News in Brief 18 August 2015 (AM)

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The conflict in Yemen particularly affects the most vulnerable which includes the elderly, children, women and the disabled. UN File Photo: OCHA/Eman Al-Awami

Civilian casualties in Yemen continue to be reported

Civilian casualties continue to …

Minister to Unveil Ghana’s Agriculture Masterplan at 3rd Africa Palm Oil (Rubber & Cocoa) Summit in Accra

ACCRA, Ghana, Aug. 18, 2015 / PRNewswire — From 13-15 October, 2015, Accra will host a delegation of plantation owners, agri-traders, investors and government officials coming together to tap the vast commercial opportunities in Africa’s three major cash crops —

Le ministre va dévoiler le schéma pour l’agriculture du Ghana lors du 3e sommet africain sur l’huile de palme (le caoutchouc et le cacao) qui aura lieu à Accra

ACCRA, Ghana, 18 août 2015 /PRNewswire/ – Du 13 au 15 octobre 2015, Accra va accueillir une délégation de propriétaires de plantations, d’agro-commerçants, d’investisseurs et de responsables gouvernementaux qui se réuniront pour exploiter les vastes opportunités commerciales offertes par les