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    Mobile technology had the biggest benefit of all technology on aid operations in 2019, according to an exclusive poll by the Thomson Reuters Foundation on Wednesday, with drones and satellites also helping to speed up help to people in need. From drones delivering children’s vaccines in Vanuatu to satellite early warning systems in Africa’s drought-ravaged ...
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    Aid agencies, the United Nations and its member countries mark World Food Day on Wednesday in the shadow of a worsening hunger and malnutrition crisis fueled by climate change, drawn-out conflicts and economic downturns. Globally more than 2 billion people, or nearly one in four, lack access to “safe, nutritious and sufficient food”, including 8% ...
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    An NGO, ActionAid Nigeria has pledged to provide temporary school and health structures for the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Rindibe community, Bauchi state. Mrs Suwaiba Jibrin, Head of Programme, ActionAid Nigeria, disclosed this in an Interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Bauchi on Thursday. She said the two-week survey conducted in ...
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        The Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) has launched the REPORTGOV.NG App, an official public service feedback and complaints platform to support business climate reforms implemented by the Council since 2016. The platform, which is also a website, will facilitate the escalation and resolution of issues encountered with Ministries Departments and Agencies (MDAs) ...
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    A cross-section of maritime stakeholders on Tuesday in Abuja contended that infrastructure deficit and non-enforcement of maritime regulations were part of the challenges hampering the sector’s development. They argued this point at a dialogue organised by Integrity Organisation, a non-governmental organisation (NGO), and ActionAid Nigeria, themed: Nigerian Regulatory Framework in the Transport Sector. In his ...