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UK Spends £1.2 Billion For The World’s Most Powerful Weather And Climate Supercomputer

Reading Time: < 1 minute Post Views: 21 Predicting severe weather and the impacts of climate change will be faster and more accurate than ever before. Predicting severe weather and the impacts of climate change will be faster and more accurate than ever before, thanks to confirmation of £1.2 billion government funding to develop a state-of-the-art supercomputer, Business and Energy […]

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U.S. Embassy Graduates English Language Program In Tanga And Unguja

Reading Time: 2 minutes Post Views: 21 During the graduation ceremony, Regional English Language Officer, George M. Chinnery commended the Access Program students for their dedication DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania, 2020, the U.S. Embassy in Tanzania awarded graduation certificates to the 47 students of the U.S. Embassy’s English ‘Access’ Microscholarship Program in Tanga (13 female and 12 male) and […]

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Norway Supports Efforts To Combat Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak

Reading Time: 3 minutes Post Views: 24 Norway is supporting the urgent global response to the outbreak of coronavirus, COVID-19, and is providing NOK 10 million to the World Health Organization (WHO) for humanitarian efforts and NOK 36 million to the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) for vaccine development. Norway is also working hard to encourage other countries […]

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UNHCR Welcomes Ethiopia’s Ratification Of Kampala Convention

Reading Time: 2 minutes Post Views: 25 UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, welcomes Ethiopia’s ratification yesterday of the African Union (AU) Convention for the Protection and Assistance of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Africa, known as the Kampala Convention. The Convention, a key regional legal instrument aimed at protecting, assisting and resolving the plight of IDPs, was unanimously passed […]

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Mumps Outbreaks Across England

Reading Time: 2 minutes Post Views: 28 Public Health England and NHS England urge people to ensure they have 2 doses of measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine as mumps cases rise to highest levels in a decade. Provisional data from Public Health England (PHE) show that there were 5,042 lab-confirmed cases of mumps in England in 2019, compared […]