Newsflashes

26 June, 2007
SANGONeT, 26 June 2007. World Learning and the Civil Society Unit at the World Bank are conducting a study of the level and areas of interest civil society organisations have in participating in World Bank learning programmes.
26 June, 2007
IRIN News, 26 June 2007.
26 June, 2007
Reuters, 26 June 2007. On Monday, 25 June 2006, the United Nations (UN) Security Council sought to boost the role played by the organisation in preventing natural resources from fueling conflicts as ‘blood diamonds’ have in Africa.
26 June, 2007
Downing Street, 25 June 2007. In a webchat Hilary Benn, UK’s Secretary of State for International Development, answers questions on Africa and international development issues.
26 June, 2007
Business Day, 25 June 2007. According to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), people are earning less of the wealth generated by globalisation and integration as the decades go by.
26 June, 2007
Mail and Guardian, 25 June 2007.
26 June, 2007
Zimbabwe Journalists, 20 June 2007.
26 June, 2007
ITWeb, 25 June 2007. According to research conducted by World Wide Worx on behalf of SANGONeT, South African NGOs are being neglected by the local information technology industry.
26 June, 2007
Yahoo News, 25 June 2007. According to the Climate Group, an international NPO dedicated to advancing business and government leadership on climate change, Google has committed itself to cutting all its greenhouse emissions by 2008.
26 June, 2007
Tectonic, 25 June 2007. Mark Shuttleworth has denied the rumour that Ubuntu is in discussions with Microsoft aimed at an agreement along the lines  Microsoft recently concluded with Linspire, Xandros, Novell and others.
26 June, 2007
TAC Newsletter, 26 June 2007.  The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) and the Coalition Against Public Health Cuts have invited the department of health in the Western Cape to its meeting aimed at addressing health challenges in Khayelitsha.
22 June, 2007
Business Day, 22 June 2007. According to a report released by the Presidency, South Africans living in poverty declined to 43,2% of the population last year from 44,5% in 2005 and 50,8% in 2000.
22 June, 2007
Mail & Guardian, 22 June 2007.  The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has expressed sadness and dismay that children up to the age of four are dying more than any other age group in South Africa.
21 June, 2007
Reuters, 21 June 2007. The Agency Coordinating Body for Afghan Relief (ACBAR) and other international NGOs, have called on international forces in Afghanistan to do more to protect civilians in their combat operations.
21 June, 2007
Business Day, 21 June 2007.

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