REGION & WORLD

Why New York based artist will stand in Kwale beach for 12 hours

aA New York based artist is set to stand for 12 hours at the Bodo beach, Kwale County in Kenya, as part of a performance which she uses to try raise awareness on rising sea levels that have been caused by global warming. Sarah Cameron Sunde who (...)



A High ranked UN official expected in Somalia

aThe Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General (SRSG) for Children and Armed Conflict, Ms. Virginia Gamba is expected in Mogadishu, Somalia at the end of October 2019, according to a press release seen by Burunga News today in Bujumbura. (...)



Egypt to construct 4th terminal at Cairo International Airport

aThe Egyptian government has announced plans to construct the 4th terminal at the Cairo International Airport. This is part of a larger plan to increase the airport’s capacity. According to the airport’s Chairman, Ahmed Fawzy, the Cairo Airport has (...)



ICRICT calls the G7 finance ministers to support move to more equitable international tax system

aThe focus is on the French government on the eve of this meeting of the group of the seven more industrialized (G7) finance ministers. France assured, that under its leadership this year, the G7 would “fight inequality through regulated, fairer (...)



Millions of Somalis could be put at risk of starvation due to drought

aClimate-change-related drought in Somalia could put 2.2 million people at risk of starvation this year, according to the United Nations. Justin Brady, UN Office for the Co-ordination of Humanitarian Affairs head for Somalia, told The Irish (...)







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Why New York based artist will stand in Kwale beach for 12 hours
A High ranked UN official expected in Somalia
Egypt to construct 4th terminal at Cairo International Airport
ICRICT calls the G7 finance ministers to support move to more equitable international tax system
Millions of Somalis could be put at risk of starvation due to drought
Ethiopia to receive US $200m for its renewable energy program
The UN condemns murder of UN national staff security officer in Galkayo
Heavy Rains Devastate Southern Malawi, Kills Twenty Six