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Michael Fleshman

Michael Fleshman

    Climate change: Green investors bypass Africa
    Climate change: Green investors bypass Africa
    In 1997, the negotiators of the Kyoto Protocol, which regulates emissions of the industrial gases that contribute to climate change, adopted an...
    'Help women help themselves'
    'Help women help themselves'
    "Africa needs to realise that without dealing with the issue of women, there will be no progress in turning HIV/Aids around," says the United...
    New hope for Aids battle in Africa, says UN envoy
    New hope for Aids battle in Africa, says UN envoy
    When United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon appointed Elizabeth Mataka as his new special envoy for HIV/Aids in Africa in May, he chose a...
    Africa prepares for impact of climate change
    Africa prepares for impact of climate change
    There is wide recognition that Africa, the region least responsible for generating the polluting "greenhouse gases" that cause global warming, will...
    Africa's gay and lesbian people combat bias
    Africa's gay and lesbian people combat bias
    The international campaign for equal rights for homosexuals and other sexual minorities took a step forward on November 14 last year when South...
    Former African presidents' trials mark milestones
    Former African presidents' trials mark milestones
    The world took a giant step towards eliminating impunity for human rights abuses when the International Criminal Court (ICC) opened its first...