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YOWERI KAGUTA MUSEVENI ADDRESSES THE 71ST GENERAL DEBATE OF THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, President of Uganda has welcomed the push for the Sustainable Development Goals during the current General Assembly session as a way to eradicate abject poverty worldwide.

NO ONE WANTS TO BE A MIGRANT - MATTARELLA

President Materella of Italy has pledged to increase the collaboration that exists between his country and African countries in order to promote sustainable and equitable development on the African Continent. 

STYLE-UP AFRICAN AGRICULTURAL TECHNOLOGY

The UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has been urged to spearhead advocacy for increased mechanization in all agriculture value chains. 

ITALY PLEDGES INCREASED COLLABORATION TO END POVERTY AND HUNGER

President Sergio Mattarella of Italy has called for global partnerships, not only in defining but, in implementing sustainable and equitable programmes for human development.

THREE BILLION DOLLARS FOR SMALL-HOLDER AGRICULTURAL PRODUCERS

Known as "The Tenth Replenishment", this sum will go into IFAD loans and grants to small-holder farmers in developing countries, as well as for its administrative and capital development budgets. 

MATTARELLA CALLS FOR INVESTMENT IN AFRICA

In this year's annual Christmas message to diplomats in his capital of Rome, President Sergio Mattarella has underlined the value of investment on the African continent.

WORLD FOOD PROGRAMME IN SDGS' GEAR

The World Food Programme is set for the 14-year SDGs journey, at the end of which no person anywhere, at any time on the Planet, should be hungry or lack food or adequate nutrition.

SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA AND THE PARADOX OF STARVATION IN PARADISE

Africa will not attain food security, better nutrition and sustainable agriculture, if the Continent continues to rely on primitive technologies in her agricultural sector.

VICTORIA HOSPITAL SEEKS TECHNOLOGY COLLABORATION IN ITALY

Dr Chirag Kotecha has set up a 100-bed medical facility offering first class health care in Uganda.