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  • 2 American Ebola patients released from hospital
    ATLANTA (AP) -- After nearly three weeks of treatment, the two American aid workers who were infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Africa have been discharged from an Atlanta hospital, officials said Thursday....
  • United lures top fliers with promise of a hot meal
    NEW YORK (AP) -- To win the hearts of frequent business travelers, United Airlines is going through their stomachs....
  • Fighting in Ukraine as aid convoy reaches customs
    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) -- Parts of eastern Ukraine were wracked by fierce fighting Thursday as government troops sought to snatch back territory from separatist rebels, while a Russian aid convoy to the hard-hit city of Luhansk began to make tentative steps toward its destination....

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  • Doctor: I am thrilled to be alive
    American doctor who survived Ebola is released from Emory University hospital in Atlanta.
  • What ISIS hopes video will achieve
    Why would ISIS disseminate a video showing such an abhorrent act of violence as the beheading of American journalist James Foley?
  • U.S. Ebola patient discharged
    Dr. Kent Brantly, who contracted the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa while helping fight its largest outbreak in recorded history, will be released from Atlanta's Emory University Hospital on Thursday, spokesman Vince Dollard said.

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  • As Ukraine forces gain in east, focus of German diplomacy shifts
    BERLIN/KIEV (Reuters) - After months of ratcheting up pressure on Vladimir Putin, concern is mounting in Berlin and other European capitals that an emboldened Ukraine's military successes in the east are reducing the chances of a face-saving way out of the crisis for the Russian leader.
  • Israeli air strike kills three Hamas commanders in Gaza
    GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - An Israeli air strike killed three senior Hamas commanders in the Gaza Strip on Thursday, a clear sign of its intention to hit the group's armed leadership days after a ceasefire failed.






  • Indonesia court upholds Widodo's presidential victory
    JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia's highest court on Thursday unanimously upheld last month's presidential election result, paving the way for Joko Widodo to take over as leader of the world's third largest democracy.






 

 

Funding Higher Education in Eastern and Southern Africa
Modalities, Challenges, Opportunities and Prospects
A Policy Research Forum

25 - 26 June, 2014
Soramaba Hotel

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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OSSREA’s Reponses to Africa’s Challenges of Change
Conference Held 9th–10 December, 2013

Proceedings of the OSSREA 11th Conference, 9th-10th December 2013 Desalegn Hotel, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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A Conference on
Achieving inclusive development in Africa
Policies, processes and political settlements
A policy research seminar

UN-ECA 13-14 May 2014
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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Expert meeting on implementing research and innovation policy at policy and institutional levels in Africa
19-20 September 2013
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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