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Global child and maternal deaths have fallen sharply in recent decades, but new UN statistics released Thursday show unequal progress, with more than five childbirths a minute ending in tragedy.
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Oscar-winning actor Matthew McConaughey has revealed that he would not run for governor of Texas "at this moment" on Sunday. This revelation comes months after speculation that he would leap into politics. In a video posted online, McConaughey said, "As a simple kid born in the little town of Uvalde, Texas, it never occurred to…
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Barbados is about to cut ties with the British monarchy, but the legacy of a sometimes brutal colonial past and the pandemic's impact on tourism pose major challenges for the Caribbean island as it becomes the world's newest republic.
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The World Health Organization warned Monday the new Covid-19 Omicron variant poses a "very high" risk globally, despite uncertainties about the danger and contagion levels of the new strain.
Ministers call for Acceleration of Water Security and Access to Safely Managed Sanitation and Hygiene in Africa
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ABUJA, Nigeria, November 26, 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- The Africa Water and Sanitation Week Conference ended today with the issuance of The Windhoek Multi-Stakeholder Resolutions for Accelerating Water Security and Access to Safely Managed Sanitation and Hygiene in Africa. The Conference was convened virtually by the African Ministers’ Council on Water (AMCOW) and the African Union…