African Reserves

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Unknown – October 29, 2021 The video toured WhatsApp, Twitter and Facebook groups. Shot in a Chinese-owned copper mine in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, it showed two men screaming and writhing on the dusty ground as soldiers beat and whipped them, watched by helmeted managers. A sign of …

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Cop26 live news: the protected reserve around the Galapagos island to be considerably enlarged | Environment

Guillermo Lasso Mendoza speaking today at Cop26 Photography: UNFCCC Ecuador has announced that it will expand the protected marine reserve surrounding the Galapagos Islands, “the jewel of our biodiversity and a true living laboratory”. In a move long sought after by local activists, Guillermo Lasso Mendoza, President of Ecuador, said …

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Strengthening national statistical capacities

Asjadul Kibria | Posted: Oct. 30, 2021, 8:58 p.m. About nine years ago, a book, written by Morten Jerven, then an assistant professor in the School of International Studies at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, sparked a debate about the accuracy of economic data and the development of Africa. Entitled …

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