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Azzedine Downes, President and CEO of the International Fund for Animal Welfare, speaks at the U.S. Ivory Crush at Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge on November 14, 2013
2016-04-26, China Daily
The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) on Monday launched an anti-poaching campaign that takes the fight back to the criminals. Dubbed 'tenboma', it employs...
Topix: An aerial view shows continuing preparations around illegal stockpiles of ivory stacked up onto 10 individual pyres on April 27, 2017 in Nairobi's national park as they wait to be burned, in what is said to be the biggest stockpile destruction in history....
Arizona Daily Star: NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan authorities have built towering pyres of more than 100 tons of elephant tusks that will be burned on Saturday, in what wildlife officials believe will be the largest single destruction of ivory in history. ......
Reuters: NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya Airways pilots called off a strike on Thursday after the carrier met some of their demands, the KenyaAirline Pilots Association (KALPA) said, adding they would fully resume work on Friday....
Public Technologies: (Source: UN - United Nations) Inclusivity, multilingualism and a balance between new and traditional forms of communications were critical in the work of the Department of Public Information, especially around the Sustainable Development Goals,...
Reuters: NAIROBI (Reuters) - Online activists who claim ties to Anonymous said on Thursday they had begun to leak documents from Kenya's foreign ministry as part of a campaign to expose government and corporate corruption across Africa....
The Associated Press: NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- Kenyan authorities have built towering pyres of more than 100 tons of elephant tusks that will be burned on Saturday, in what wildlife officials believe will be the largest single destruction of ivory in history. In front of the...
Public Technologies: (Source: Office of the President of the Government of Kenya) First LadyMargaret Kenyatta today said Kenya is among countries that have witnessed an incredible decrease in maternal and child mortality across the world. She said it is deeply encouraging that...
Public Technologies: (Source: UN-ESCWA - United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia) Development is a human right that everyone should benefit from, especially the most marginalized and vulnerable groups in the Arab region. This includes people living under...
Public Technologies: (Source: UN Women - United NationsEntity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women) Date: 28 April 2016Photo: TR Photos/Theron Rapoo Most mining companies, government and big businesses do not procure from local women-owned businesses. Yet, I resigned...
Public Technologies: (Source: African Development Bank Group) An AfricanDevelopment Bank-supported training for the Kenya Police and Judiciary in handling gender-based cyber violence kicked off in Nairobi, Kenya, on April 25, 2016. About 55 high-ranking police officers attached...