Africa Day amidst a COVID-19 pandemic
None of us are safe until all of us are safe and no one should be left out in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic. This is one of the major lessons of the COVID-19 pandemic. And while the challenges ahead are unprecedented, we should all take hope in the words of Nelson Mandela: “It always seems impossible until it is done.”
On 24 March, the world commemorates World TB Day, and this year’s theme is ‘It’s Time’.
Globally, 38 per cent of employers have difficulties filling jobs due to a lack of skills among applicants and yet 71 million young people are unemployed.
Cradle to cradle is the concept proposed in 2002 by German chemist-ecologist Michael Braungart and American landscape architect William McDonough.
By Kilford Zimondi, HIV and AIDS Specialist, Humana People to People, South Africa*
As Published by All Africa on 28 November 2019
Over the past 30 years, we have witnessed incredible strides to halt the spread of HIV, offering a future to those with the virus through advancements in treatment and care.