Posts Tagged ‘Africa’

Cholera cases and deaths continue to climb in Zimbabwe, UN reports

December 10, 2008

Zimbabwe is in desperate need of international assistance as the corrupt government is unable to respond and conditions on the ground continue to worsen: Cholera cases and deaths continue to climb in Zimbabwe, UN reports.

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Africa Open For Business

December 8, 2008

The site Africa Open For Business has produced a video in which they profle several companies through the continent of Africa and discuss some of the challenges and success stories. A good view for sure.

Darfur Is Dying – Darfur refugee game for change

December 8, 2008

Darfur Is Dying is an online game that demonstrates what life as a refugee of Darfur can be like. In the game you try to get to a local well while avoiding capture by a local rebel gang. It is part of a new movement in “social gaming” that uses the medium of gameing entertainment to inform on current global issues.