Brian Martalus is the Feed the Future Coordinator at USAID Zambia. He is responsible for overseeing all Feed the Future bilateral projects portfolio including value chain projects, policy projects, nutrition and resilience projects, as well as research and development projects like the SIMLEZA-Africa RISING project which has been implementing conservation agriculture technologies for the past 2 years in the Eastern Province of Zambia. 973 more words
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The Bateleur is a medium-sized eagle with very distinctive plumage. The dark colours make them difficult to photograph in the harsh Kalahari light. However, if you find them during the “golden hour” of early morning or late afternoon, they glow and you can capture the beauty of the feathers. 114 more words
SIRS? BANKSTERS? sirs... better start getting dressed... for the tea party... SIRS, expect the people... and the Queen will be there, please keep your head and R.S.V.P.
the following has gone out this morning to the CEOs of major RSA Banks & FSPs:
THE SYSTEM IS CRACKING AND THE ONLY THING STANDING BETWEEN YOU AND THE PEOPLE IS US!!! 1,540 more words
The gloves will be off at the the third India Africa Forum summit later this month, when African countries will push for 100 per cent access to the Indian market for their products.
“I think (charity) just holds the people down longer than it should,” said Akon, who just completed a Canadian tour. “I think the only way to build Africa is to build for-profit businesses that create opportunities and jobs for the people locally.”
For the Craft Cocktail Group, more accustomed to a slow Wednesday evening of mixing and shaking at the local jazz club, hosting a bar at an Addis Ababa hotel’s Ethiopian New Year celebration in September means a much busier night than normal.
Investment in new hotels in Africa is booming and is expected to total $2.1 billion (R28.9bn) this year and increase to $2.4bn next year and in 2017, according to a forecast by services and investment management firm Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL).