A SLOWING Chinese economy, a slump in copper prices and electricity shortages are currently making things look bleak for Zambia’s future. But then you meet the country’s future adults.
HAVANA: Cuban President Raul Castro will address the UN General Assembly for the first time later this month, Havana said on Wednesday, and is expected to use his speech to push for an end to the US embargo.
When you ask advocates why they become champions of a cause, it is usually because of some personal wake-up call. They, or someone close to them, has privately suffered from the condition they are now publicly fighting for. By this rule of thumb, we all should be nutrition champions. That is because every country has a serious public health problem and one in every three people is affected worldwide.
JOHANNESBURG - Former First Lady Graca Machel says the world needs to remember that children are ‘vulnerable human beings with needs and aspirations’.
More than 50 speakers from 28 countries addressed the delegates on the implementation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Children.