Dakar set to host High Level Symposium on Demographic Dividend

By Sanna Camara Preparations are in high gear for the international high level symposium on demographic dividend for Africa’s development 2016 (HLSDD16) scheduled to be hosted in Dakar, on the sidelines of the 11th Scientific Conference on “National Transfer Accounts,” convening from 20th to 24th June, 2016 in Dakar, Senegal. The UN population affairs agency… Continue reading Dakar set to host High Level Symposium on Demographic Dividend

Amnesty International calls for ‘stronger measures’ if Gambia does not…

By Sanna Camara Human rights NGO, Amnesty International,  has called on ECOWAS and the international community to “consider stronger measures if Gambia does not make significant progress towards meeting its human rights obligations under international law.” In a media dispatch today ahead of the launch of its new report Dangerous to Dissent: human rights under… Continue reading Amnesty International calls for ‘stronger measures’ if Gambia does not…