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Food security: CAADP 10% and ranking of African...

Food security: CAADP 10% and ranking of African... | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
This facility positions British Airways as the first to provide this service in airlines in Europe and worldwide.
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Kenya falls short of Maputo Declaration on Agriculture

Kenya falls short of Maputo Declaration on Agriculture | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
KENYA is among several African countries that have failed to committed itself in the 2003 Maputo Declaration to spending 10 per cent of its national budget on agriculture.  According to the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme...
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Invest in Agriculture extension approaches-PFAG - Vibe Ghana

Invest in Agriculture extension approaches-PFAG Vibe Ghana The event, organised jointly by PFAG and SEND-GHANA, was to review the state of Agriculture extension services in Ghana on its project titled “Investing in Extension Services to achieve the...
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Agriculture: African lawmakers urged to pay attention to agriculture - Afrique en Ligue

Agriculture: African lawmakers urged to pay attention to agricultureAfrique en Ligue“The Parliamentarians' role in promoting CAADP implementation will include the monitoring of Government progress in achieving the Maputo Declaration, designating...
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Mbeki blasts selfish leaders - Independent Online

Mbeki blasts selfish leaders - Independent Online | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
Independent OnlineMbeki blasts selfish leadersIndependent OnlineHe praised the contribution of Tanzania, under its former president Julius Nyerere, and the Tanzanian University in the advancement of Pan-Africanism.
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In Ethiopia, African Union Force Trains For Rapid Response to ...

In Ethiopia, African Union Force Trains For Rapid Response to ... | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
Conceived in 2003 as a multidisciplinary rapid reaction force able to respond quickly to crises in the continent, the ASF is due to become operational in 2015. (Photo: African Union troops from Uganda patrolling south ...
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African Union taskforce proposes continental research council - University World News

African Union taskforce proposes continental research council - University World News | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
African Union taskforce proposes continental research councilUniversity World NewsAn African Union-appointed taskforce has recommended the creation of a continental research council, to ensure that science becomes an effective instrument in overcoming...
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Somalia forces, African Union troops seize strategic areas | Idhanka ...

Somalia forces, African Union troops seize strategic areas | Idhanka ... | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
Somali government forces and African Union (AU) troops have taken control of key areas in southern part of the war-torn country, after they launched operations against al-Shabab militants, Press TV reports.
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SBF Frank Talk: Biography of the Week: Kwame Nkrumah

SBF Frank Talk: Biography of the Week: Kwame Nkrumah | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
Kwame Nkrumah, (born Sept. 1909, Nkroful, Gold Coast [now Ghana]—died April 27, 1972, Bucharest, Rom.), Ghanaian nationalist leader who led the Gold Coast's drive for independence from Britain and presided over its ...
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The Contributions of Osagyefo Kwame Nkrumah to the Global Anti ...

The Contributions of Osagyefo Kwame Nkrumah to the Global Anti ... | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
The following article is the text of a speech about the political-theoretical contributions of Osagyefo Kwame Nkrumah – the Pan Africanist, scientific socialist and anti-colonial leader of Ghana, and the major theorist of the ...
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Fragmentation in Europe (Agenda)

As the European Union splinters, Stratfor's Reva Bhalla examines the limits of Continental integration being sought by European policymakers.
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Dr. Kwame Nkrumah and Ahmed Sekou Toure, Co-Presidents of the ...

Dr. Kwame Nkrumah and Ahmed Sekou Toure, Co-Presidents of the ... | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
Nkrumah and Toure in Guinea during the late 1960s.
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Uganda celebrates African ICT week - Bizcommunity.com

Uganda celebrates African ICT week - Bizcommunity.com | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
Uganda celebrates African ICT weekBizcommunity.comIt is held under the theme, "Promoting Pan-Africanism and Africa Renaissance through ICT." Uganda Minister for ICT, Dr Ruhakana Rugunda, hailed the initiative.
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CAADP's 10-Year Report Card: An evaluation of a...

CAADP's 10-Year Report Card: An evaluation of a... | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
Investment in the African agricultural sector was largely in a state of decline until the early 2000s, followed by what became known as Africa's “decade of growth.” Between the years 2001-2010, investment in the sector grew ...
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Naija AgroNet: CAADP gets 34th endorsement with Lesotho

Naija AgroNet: CAADP gets 34th endorsement with Lesotho | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
By signing the Compact, Lesotho has committed and joined with a promise to achieve the goal of raising agricultural productivity by six per cent and ensuring that 10 per cent of its budget allocated to agriculture.
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So, was Mwalimu Nyerere a statesman or a myth? - The Citizen Daily

So, was Mwalimu Nyerere a statesman or a myth? - The Citizen Daily | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
So, was Mwalimu Nyerere a statesman or a myth?The Citizen Daily...
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Booker Rising: DR Congo: The African Union Must Be Proactive

Booker Rising: DR Congo: The African Union Must Be Proactive | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
More: "The African Union must not let DRC Congo continue wallowing in turmoil. Joint efforts between the African Union and the International community witnessed a semblance of calm in Somalia after 20 years of conflict.
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'Dzi Wo Fie Asem Is a Failed Policy' - AllAfrica.com

'Dzi Wo Fie Asem Is a Failed Policy' - AllAfrica.com | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
Myjoyonline.com'Dzi Wo Fie Asem Is a Failed Policy'AllAfrica.comHe said the way and manner President Mahama and the late President handled the situation had cost Ghana its glimmer as a champion of Pan-Africanism.
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African Union to DRC rebels: Comply with summit decisions

African Union to DRC rebels: Comply with summit decisions | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
AU chief Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma "welcomes the commitment of the Government of the DRC to listen, evaluate and resolve any legitimate grievances of the M23. She urges the M23 immediately to take the steps expected of ...
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African Union urges DR Congo rebels to stop war - FRANCE 24

African Union urges DR Congo rebels to stop war - FRANCE 24 | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
FRANCE 24African Union urges DR Congo rebels to stop warFRANCE 24Fighters from the M23 rebel movement sing and jubilate as they pass a camp for the internally displaced in Mugunga, west of Goma, on Saturday.
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Nigerian Governor Gets 2012 Kwame Nkrumah Peace Award | OMG ...

Nigerian Governor Gets 2012 Kwame Nkrumah Peace Award | OMG ... | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
Nigerian Governor Gets 2012 Kwame Nkrumah Peace Award. Aliyu-Wamakko The International Centre for Peace and Charity has conferred the 2012 Award of Nkrumah Peace and Good Governance on Sokoto State ...
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Kwame Nkrumah, Ghana, and the German Sonderweg (part 2 of 2 ...

Kwame Nkrumah, Ghana, and the German Sonderweg (part 2 of 2 ... | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
Describing himself as a Marxian Socialist, Nkrumah initiated boycotts, inflammatory propaganda, and strikes. His radical demands appealed to many people on the.
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Kwame Nkrumah: African Visionary and Ghana's First President ...

Kwame Nkrumah: African Visionary and Ghana's First President ... | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
Few men on the continent have had the aura of President Kwame Nkrumah, one of the greatest pan-africanist of the continent and the first president of Ghana. Kwame Nkrumah was born on 21 September 1909 in Nkroful, ...
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Africa Meets Brazil - AllAfrica.com

Africa Meets Brazil - AllAfrica.com | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
Africa Meets BrazilAllAfrica.comIts title was "Liberation Pan-Africanism: the case of Brazil". That title had echoes from a religious branch of the rhetoric of revolution in South America with its hint for action in the giant of that subcontinent.
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Building the Africa we want [African Business] - Equities.com

Building the Africa we want [African Business] - Equities.com | Focus on African Union | Scoop.it
Building the Africa we want [African Business]Equities.comIn truth, by then much had been achieved: the end of apartheid, the establishment of the African Development Bank and the promise of pan-Africanism had been kept alive.
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