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  • Africa: Experts Explore Infrastructure and Cooperation to Improve Lives

    BOTSWANA, 2017/11/01 Addis Ababa — African economies require structural transformation to attain sustained increase that trickles down to all its peoples, an official from the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) told experts gathered at the organization’s Ethiopian headquarters. Soteri Gatera, who heads the ECA’s Industrialization and Infrastructure Section, says only such “inclusive” economic increase will help resolve the “persistent social economic problems” Africa faces.
  • Somalia – Ceremony to kick off the enlargement of the Xooga Military Hospital

    SOMALIA, 2016/11/28 The ceremony to kick off the enlargement of the Xooga Military Hospital was held in Mogadishu in the presence of the Italian Ambassador, Carlo Campanile, Somalian Defence Minister, Abdulkadir Sheik Ali Dini, and a large number of representatives of Somalian high-ranking military officers and of the local press. The enlargement work consists in building a new wing of the Hospital, destined to host an operating theatre and an intensive care unit and relative ancillary services. The works were begun thanks to the USD 700,000 funding provided by the Italian Development Cooperation programme.
  • His Excellency President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud

    SOMALIA, 2014/03/11 His Excellency President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud today praised Somali business leaders for their resilience and entrepreneurialism and called on them to play their rightful role rebuilding the country. Conference business leaders in Uganda Home, Villa Somalia, as part of government consultations with key stakeholders in the community, the President praised Somalia's business leaders for their resilience and courage in prospering amidst some of the majority challenging conditions in the world.
  • The Municipality of Mogadishu

    SOMALIA, 2013/01/01 The reconstruction activities fall under the $9.6 million Dan Guud project, which is funded by the US Agency for International Improvment(USAID) and part of the Benadir government's strategic plan for 2013, municipality spokesman Mohamed Yusuf said. "This project is an significant part of a larger plan put in place by the city to repair the infrastructure of Mogadishu," he told Sabahi. "Each of Mogadishu's 16 districts has been allocated $606,000 for rebuilding the infrastructure of the capital so that it can be transformed into a modern city that can compete with other capitals."