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UN takes over CAR peacekeeping amid ongoing violence

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Posted by admin 7 days ago (http://www.france24.com)
As inter-religious fighting continues to plague the Central African Republic (CAR), the African Union-led peacekeeping force, MISCA, officially ceded control of its mission in the country to the United Nations on Monday.

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Ban strongly condemns latest attack on UN peacekeepers in Mali

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Posted by admin 8 days ago (http://www.un.org)
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Sunday strongly condemned an attack on a military vehicle of the United Nations mission in Mali that resulted in the death of a Chadian peacekeeper and left four other troops wounded.

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Murder trial verdict expected for ‘Blade Runner’ Oscar Pistorius

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Posted by admin 8 days ago (http://www.france24.com)
After 41 days of tears and at times gruesome testimony in the Pretoria High Court, Oscar Pistorius, the South African double amputee who became one of the biggest names in athletics, will learn this week if he will spend the next 25 years in prison.

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Nigerian soldiers defeat Boko Haram fighters in key battle

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Posted by admin 8 days ago (http://www.france24.com)
Nigerian soldiers killed scores of Islamic extremists in a rare victory as the Boko Haram insurgents advanced on a town near the northeast city of Maiduguri, an officer and other witnesses said.

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Hillary Clinton recognizes OPIC’s role in addressing energy poverty and highlighting opportunities for American businesses

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Posted by admin 17 days ago (http://www.opic.gov)
Hillary Clinton told the National Clean Energy Summit in Las Vegas on September 4 that OPIC was playing a critical role in bringing more energy to the developing world. “I’m delighted that (OPIC President and CEO) Elizabeth Littlefield is here,” said Clinton. “OPIC is major player in trying to deal with the issue of energy poverty.” Clinton also noted thatRead more...

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Impact Investing: More than a Buzzword

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Posted by admin 18 days ago (http://www.opic.gov)
This interview with OPIC’s President and CEO Elizabeth Littlefield was featured on the Inter-American Development Bank’s Partnerships for Development blog. With all the buzz surrounding impact investing, perhaps it is best to go back to the basics and define what can be a powerful mechanism for sustainable development. What is the definition of impact investing?  And how can we furtherRead more..

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U.S. Department of Commerce highlights historic U.S.-Africa Business Forum and the significant gains for Africa-U.S. business ties

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Posted by admin 19 days ago (http://www.opic.gov)
Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade and new OPIC board member Stefan M. Selig recently wrote a guest post for the U.S. Department of Commerce’s blog that highlights the first-ever U.S.-Africa Business Forum, which convened American and African business leaders with the heads of nearly 50 African nations. The purpose of the event was to foster the exchange ofRead more...

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One Big Continent, One Big Summit, Three Big Lessons

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Posted by admin 12 days ago (http://www.opic.gov)
By Elizabeth Littlefield, OPIC President and CEO This blog post originally appeared on the U.S. State Department’s DipNote blog Just last month, President Obama hosted a spectacular and historic summit in Washington of more than 40 heads of state from Sub-Saharan Africa. Never before had there been such an ambitious American outreach to this enormous continent, a fact all the moreRead more...

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