NGO NEWS | AFRICA

  • The European Union is stepping up its support to the people of Zimbabwe with an additional €53 million in the fields of health and resilience building. The new package will strengthen national health systems and promote equal access to health services, notably from a gender perspective:- http://bit.ly/2WouDlw
  • Repressive laws in Tanzania stifle the work of NGOs as President Magufuli has created a climate of fear — particularly targeting groups working on LGBTQ and reproductive rights.:- http://bit.ly/2oq0aH8
  • UNESCO has issued dire projections for 2030 education targets saying there will be almost no progress on the number of children out of school by 2030 and learning rates will drop in some countries if current trends continue:- http://bit.ly/2NngHUJ