Category Archives: Southern Africa

South African tourism holding steady

Surprisingly, South African Tourism, the country’s national tourism marketing body, believes that the current water crisis the City of Cape Town is going through may actually help position the country as a global leader in sustainable tourism practices, including the judicious use of water. Continue reading

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“Development is not going to happen without women”

Interview with head of UN Women in Southern Africa In South Africa and Mozambique, women have reached the benchmark of 30 per cent women’s representation in parliament. What’s the picture across Southern Africa? As a sub-region we certainly have a long way … Continue reading

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Winding path to decent housing for South Africa’s poor

By Ernest Harsch, Soweto Along the side of a bumpy, dusty road in Motsoaledi sits a concrete stand supporting a water pipe and faucet tap. It is one of 48 taps installed by the government throughout the informal shack settlement, … Continue reading

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Congratulations! RT @EthiopiaAirline: Ethiopian Wins Bombardier’s "Airline Reliability Performance" Award http://bit.ly/mRhV2H

iEthiopia: Congratulations! RT @EthiopiaAirline: Ethiopian Wins Bombardier’s “Airline Reliability Performance” Award http://bit.ly/mRhV2H Continue reading

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Zimbabwe: Diamond Group Warns Against Rushed Resumption of Trade: The Zimbabwe Blood Diamonds Campaign on Friday… http://bit.ly/kojxu9

iEthiopia: Zimbabwe: Diamond Group Warns Against Rushed Resumption of Trade: The Zimbabwe Blood Diamonds Campaign on Friday… http://bit.ly/kojxu9 Continue reading

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Kenya: Civil Service Must Ensure High Salaries Are Justified: It comes as no surprise to keen watchers of Kenya’… http://bit.ly/lXBQCd

iEthiopia: Kenya: Civil Service Must Ensure High Salaries Are Justified: It comes as no surprise to keen watchers of Kenya’… http://bit.ly/lXBQCd Continue reading

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RT @NeilsonMiosx: Lonely Planet Ethiopia & Eritrea (Lonely Planet Ethiopia and Eritrea): http://amzn.to/jIEzLR

iEthiopia: RT @NeilsonMiosx: Lonely Planet Ethiopia & Eritrea (Lonely Planet Ethiopia and Eritrea): http://amzn.to/jIEzLR Continue reading

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Angola: Governor Urges Tighter Control of Coast: The Luanda governor, José Maria dos Santos, Wednesday in Luanda… http://bit.ly/hp66Oa

iEthiopia: Angola: Governor Urges Tighter Control of Coast: The Luanda governor, José Maria dos Santos, Wednesday in Luanda… http://bit.ly/hp66Oa Continue reading

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RT @FARMAfrica: Sesame seeds distributed to 920 farmers in Tanzania! http://bit.ly/eGBjJf http://fb.me/XkCCjYp9

iEthiopia: RT @FARMAfrica: Sesame seeds distributed to 920 farmers in Tanzania! http://bit.ly/eGBjJf http://fb.me/XkCCjYp9 Continue reading

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RT @TheEIU_Africa: #Cameroon blocks twitter SMS (introduced at end-2010 http://bit.ly/dNY3Z6) but only raise… (cont) http://deck.ly/~LXzeM

iEthiopia: RT @TheEIU_Africa: #Cameroon blocks twitter SMS (introduced at end-2010 http://bit.ly/dNY3Z6) but only raise… (cont) http://deck.ly/~LXzeM Continue reading

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