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    04-Mar-2015 to 16:31

    Africa’s climate adaptation costs to hit $50 billion -UNEP

    APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Africa, the continent with warming deviating most rapidly from "normal" conditions, could see climate change adaptation costs rise to $50 billion per year by 2050, even assuming international efforts keep global warming below 2°C this century, according to a new United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) report.

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    04-Mar-2015 to 16:25

    Uganda: Danish agency winds down road support initiative

    APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Danish International Development Agency (DANIDA) l is phasing out its support on rural transport infrastructure programme, an initiative used to maintain district, urban and community access roads in select districts in Eastern Uganda.

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    04-Mar-2015 to 13:25

    S/Sudan denounces UN sanctions resolution

    APA- Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The South Sudan government has denounced a UN Security Council resolution supporting sanctions against senior officials of the country as “unfortunate, un-procedural” and counterproductive.

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    04-Mar-2015 to 10:47

    AU, UN envoys call for increased measures to combat sexual violence in Somalia

    APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — –The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General (SRSG), Nicholas Kay and the Special Representative of the African Union Commission Chairperson (SRCC), Maman S. Sidikou have made a joint call for increased measures to protect Somalia’s women and girls and reiterated their commitment to support efforts to combat sexual and gender based violence in Somalia.

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    03-Mar-2015 to 20:27

    Egypt's foreign reserves up by $27m in February

    APA- Cairo (Egypt) — Egypt's foreign reserves rose by $27 million in February to $15.456 billion, the central bank announced on Tuesday.

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    03-Mar-2015 to 17:08

    Rival S/Sudan leaders resume Addis talks

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir and opposition leader Riek Machar have resumed face-to-face peace talks in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on Tuesday.

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    03-Mar-2015 to 16:53

    Violence erupts in disputed Abyei

    APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — Fresh violence in the disputed oil-rich region of Abyei which is claimed by South Sudan but currently under Sudanese administration has left at least seven people dead, according to the UN.

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