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La Fondation Bill & Melinda Gates annonce un soutien supplémentaire pour promouvoir la R&D locale. Appels à propositions

BRUXELLES, 25 octobre 2022 /PRNewswire/ — La Fondation Bill & Melinda Gates a annoncé aujourd’hui une série d’initiatives et un appel à propositions en vue de faire progresser l’innovation locale qui soutient les travaux de scientifiques et de chercheurs dans les économies en développement. L’annonce a été faite lors de la réunion annuelle de Grand Challenges plus […]

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IAVI to Accelerate Promising Investigational Sudan Ebolavirus Vaccine Development for Potential Outbreak Research and Response

Merck will provide the investigational vaccine based on a proven platform technology NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / October 25, 2022 / IAVI, a nonprofit scientific research organization, and Merck, known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, have entered into an agreement that could enable IAVI to accelerate the entry of a promising Sudan […]

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Road to COP27: Three ways to stop the climate crisis whipping up a hunger storm

The climate crisis is pushing more and more people to the brink in a year of unprecedented hunger. Heatwaves, droughts, floods and storms are increasing in intensity and frequency, impacting people’s ability to feed their families. In contexts such as Yemen, Somalia and the Democratic Republic of Congo, where climate impacts intersect with conflict, famine […]

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FAO advocates for scaling up the early warning and anticipatory action approaches at a regional meeting

Maputo – “When I received the SMS alert in the last week of April indicating that there was going to be heavy rain in the following three days, I was able to speed up the harvesting of sorghum crop before it got moisture damaged,” Thulani Maposa said during a review of the Early Warning Messaging […]

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UNHCR’s Grandi sounds alarm as drought grips Horn of Africa

NAIROBI – As he concluded a five-day visit to Somalia and Kenya on Tuesday, UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, called on global leaders to spare no efforts in assisting countries in the Horn of Africa to break the cycle of conflict and climate crises. As people try to avert famine and seek safety, […]