Category Archives: DRC

TRANSAQUA : Transform Africa

“The [Transaqua] Project is expected to directly bring economic development to 7 African countries and, indirectly, benefits to 5 more countries associated with the Congo and Lake Chad basins……..The consequences of the drying up of Lake Chad and the loss of source of livelihood in the Sahel is affecting human … Read the rest

The Urgent Need to Replace Geopolitics with a New Paradigm in International Relations

Africa can bring a sense of its own interests in its scientific development and a sense also of social harmony and this sense of social harmony in Africa combined with a sense of social harmony of China and what we can bring from the Western countries, including of course Read the rest

Senegal, the DRC and anti-malarial drugs to fight Covid-19

Senegal, the DRC and anti-malarial drugs to fight Covid-19

by PD Lawton,  20 April 2020

Hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine are becoming more widely used to mitigate the effects of Covid-19. Hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine are synthetic derivatives of quinine . Chloroquine is cheaper to produce but more potentially toxic than Hydroxychloroquine. Quinine … Read the rest

Hunger Stalks Africa: Nations Should be Food Self-Sufficient

Food self-sufficiency, which is a national security priority, in this age of out sized and exaggerated globalization, has worsened in the majority of African nations over the last several decades. Not only does this jeopardize the health and existence of society, but it drains nation’s foreign reserves with mega-food import Read the rest

United Nations Conference: The Lake Chad Basin Should not be ‘Managed’; it Should be ‘Transformed.’

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United Nations Conference: The Lake Chad Basin Should not be ‘Managed’; it Should be ‘Transformed.’

United Nations Headquarters, August 5-6, 2019

On August 5-6, I had the opportunity to participate in the “Third International Conference on the Lake Chad Basin Region: SDG Implementation-UN Read the rest

Afrique-Chine-France : pour un développement mutuel équitable

Source: Institut Schiller

Afrique-Chine-France : pour un développement mutuel equitable

Published on 9 Jul 2019

Présentation de Sébastien Périmony à la conférence de l’Institut Schiller à l’exposition La Mer XXL de Nantes le mardi 2 juillet 2019.
Pour commander notre dossier spécial “Nouvelles Routes de la soie” c’est ici :

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Yamoussoukro : capitale scientifique de l’Afrique de l’ouest

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            Yamoussoukro : capitale scientifique de l’Afrique de l’ouest

   Conférence sur les Nouvelles Routes de la soie à Yamoussoukro : faisons renaître le rêve d’Houphouët-Boigny

Cette conférence organisée par l’Association pour la sauvegarde et la promotion de la Pensée d’El Hadj-Boubacar Gamby Sakho (ASPP-BGS), en partenariat avec … Read the rest

Africa Update: African Union Discusses DRC’s Grand Inga. African Bankers Reject ‘Noise’ On Chinese Debt

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Africa Update: African Union Discusses DRC’s Grand Inga. African Bankers Reject ‘Noise’ On Chinese Debt

August 3, 2019

African Union Meeting Revives Grand Inga Dam Project in Congo

The six-phase Grand Inga Dam Project in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (D.R.C.) has … Read the rest