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Dr. Jane Goodall Wins URI-Africa Peace Award

The Africa Peace Award is given annually by United Religions Initiative-Africa to recognize committed and effective leadership bringing sustainable peace, security, environmental protection, sustainable development, democracy, good governance, interfaith harmony, and constructive dialogue to the African continent.

Nairobi, Kenya, July

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Turning a blind eye; visually impaired and blind women in Uganda are given an opportunity to save lives

JOHANNESBURG, July 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Gifted Hands Network is an initiative created by Andrew Mukose, a young entrepreneur who wanted to solve two of Uganda’s most pressing problems – breast cancer and employment for the visually impaired.

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Harnessing the power of water

Upholding human rights and dignity through sanitation

JOHANNESBURG, July 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shamiso Kumbirai, a young engineer, is making a huge impact increasing awareness of the plight of lack of sanitation in communities. “In Grade 10 I was …

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New government pension board appointed

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has appointed a new Advisory Board for the Government Pensions Administration Agency (GPAA).

The board administers the payment of pensions on behalf of the Government Employees Pension Fund (GEPF) and National Treasury. The appointment was effective …

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Minister Thulas Nxesi: Media briefing on SIU investigations on fraud and corruption

Joint Media Conference: Public Works and SIU: Introductory remarks by TW Nxesi MP, Minister of Public Works

Programme Director � Mr Sabelo Mali

Deputy Minister, Jeremy Cronin

The Head of the SIU, Andy Mothibi and his team � Leonard Lekgeto …

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