South Africa: Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka Is Appointed Executive Director of UN Women During Critical Time [press release]
Today, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon appointed Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka as the new head of UN Women, the United Nations agency tasked with advancing gender equality and women's... Read more »
Africa: African Enterprises Split $2 million Fund to Spark Global Clean Cooking Market [press release]
Five African innovative enterprises have won The Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves’ Spark Fund award. Beating out over 70 other applicants from around the world, the... Read more »
AllAfrica aggregates and indexes content from over 130 African news organizations, plus more than 200 other sources, who are responsible for their own reporting and views. Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica.