General

OPHI and UNDP Regional MPI Brief: Sub-Saharan Africa: An age group analysis of the 2021 global MPI

Children tend to bear the brunt of poverty in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Children (defined as persons below the age of 18) show higher rates of multidimensional poverty with well over half of multidimensionally poor people in SSA being children under th…

General

NASA Satellite Falling From the Sky Soon

CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA — A 38-year-old retired NASA satellite is about to fall from the sky.NASA said Friday the chance of wreckage falling on anybody is “very low.” Most of the 5,400-pound (2,450-kilogram) satellite will burn up upon reentry, accordi…

Industry

World food prices hit record high in 2022: UN

PARIS, World food prices fell for a ninth month in a row in December but hit their highest level on record for the full year in 2022, UN data showed.Food prices soared to a monthly record high in March after Russia invaded agricultural powerhouse Ukrai…