Daily Archives: August 27, 2015

African Education Officials to Explore School Dropout at International Summit

WASHINGTON, Aug. 27, 2015 / PRNewswire — Education officials from Nigeria, Morocco, Egypt, Senegal, Zambia and Tanzania will join approximately 200 experts and government representatives at a two-day summit here to explore drivers of school dropout and strategies to keep …

Des responsables africains de l’éducation vont étudier le décrochage scolaire lors d’un sommet international

WASHINGTON, 27 août 2015 / PRNewswire — Des responsables de l’éducation du Nigeria, du Maroc, d’Egypte, du Sénégal, de Zambie et de Tanzanie rejoindront quelque 200 experts et représentants de gouvernement lors d’un sommet de deux jours à Washington afin …

Down to Just Three Ebola Cases Worldwide

Some excellent news on the ebola front. “There were 3 confirmed cases of Ebola virus disease (EVD) reported in the week to 23 August, all of which were reported from Guinea. No new confirmed cases were reported from Sierra Leone …

Nouvelle Etude: L’ingérence de l’exécutif limite le renforcement de l’indépendance de la magistrature, des institutions d’audit et de la fonction publique

WASHINGTON, 27 août 2015 / PRNewswire — L’ingérence de l’exécutif limite le renforcement de l’indépendance de la magistrature, des institutions d’audit et de la fonction publique en Afrique, selon les Indicateurs d’Intégrité en Afrique, un nouveau rapport évaluant la …

New Study: Executive Interference Limits Strengthening of Independent Judiciary, Auditors and Civil Service Across Africa

WASHINGTON, Aug. 27, 2015 / PRNewswire – Interference from the executive branch significantly limits the strengthening of an independent judiciary, auditors and civil service across Africa, according to the Africa Integrity Indicators (AII), a new report assessing transparency and accountability …