#Africa

  • Article: Kenya Is the Third African Country to Roll Out New Malaria Vaccine

    Kenya Is the Third African Country to Roll Out New Malaria Vaccine

    Sept. 16, 2019|Voice of America

    The vaccine will be administered in four doses to children between 6 months and 2 years old. Read more

  • Article: The Great Green Wall Is the Type of Utopian Project That Could Save the Planet
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    The Great Green Wall Is the Type of Utopian Project That Could Save the Planet

    By Joe McCarthyErica Sanchez  and  Pia Gralki|Sept. 11, 2019

    While other walls divide people, this initiative is bringing people together. Read more

  • Article: I Have Blood Cancer. But My African Heritage Means I Can’t Find a Stem Cell Donor.

    I Have Blood Cancer. But My African Heritage Means I Can’t Find a Stem Cell Donor.

    Sept. 10, 2019

    People who aren’t white have a much lower chance of defeating blood cancer. Read more

  • Article: Experts Say We Can End Malaria by 2050 — Here's How

    Experts Say We Can End Malaria by 2050 — Here's How

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Sept. 9, 2019

    Though ambitious, experts say it is achievable with collaboration among the global health community. Read more

  • Article: Oprah Winfrey Is Looking for African Women Who Are Passionate About Public Service

    Oprah Winfrey Is Looking for African Women Who Are Passionate About Public Service

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 9, 2019

    The Oprah Winfrey Foundation is offering fully funded scholarships to study at New York University Read more

  • Article: Harry & Meghan Just Shouted Out Amazing African Organisations You Should Definitely Know About

    Harry & Meghan Just Shouted Out Amazing African Organisations You Should Definitely Know About

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Sept. 3, 2019

    The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are coming to Africa. Read more

  • Article: This South African Engineer Was Diagnosed with TB. Now He's Fighting to Change Health Care.

    This South African Engineer Was Diagnosed with TB. Now He's Fighting to Change Health Care.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 29, 2019

    His creation has the power to transform how people experience collecting medicines. Read more

  • Article: South Africa's Female Farmers Are Being Held Back. This Partnership Is Fighting to Change That.

    South Africa's Female Farmers Are Being Held Back. This Partnership Is Fighting to Change That.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 29, 2019

    Vodacom, UN Women, and South African Women in Farming are joining forces for equality. Read more