Kofi Annan News, Pictures & Buzz
Don’t sit on the fence, help fight EbolaFormer United Nations’ (UN) Secretary General, Kofi Annan has asked other African leaders to pitch in to help the fight against the deadly Ebola virus which has claimed over 2,300 lives.
Posted on 16 September 2014 | 12:51 pm
Richard Branson, Kofi Annan, Other WorldA group of business, political and human rights leaders is calling for governments worldwide to offer responsible, legal and regulated sales of drugs, instead of focusing on the failed, punitive policies of the Drug War. The Global Commission On Drug Policy, whose members include billionaire Richard Branson, form United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan, and Pakistani Richard Branson, Kofi ...
Posted on 9 September 2014 | 9:07 am
Annan calls for concerted efforts to fightFormer UN Secretary General, Kofi Annan, has urged donors and other partners in the international community to urgently support efforts to end the Ebola crisis in West Africa.
Posted on 5 September 2014 | 8:48 am
Kofi Annan: Travel ban on Ebola countriesThe Chairman of the Kofi Annan Foundation, Busumuru Kofi Annan has warned that if measures are not put in place now to fight the deadly virus, Ebola, it will escalate beyond control.
Posted on 5 September 2014 | 3:03 am
Kofi Annan fights US$35b/yr food imports byFormer UN Secretary General, Kofi Annan, says investment in farmers and fisher folk in Africa could be a game changer for the Continent, as far as food sufficiency and poverty reduction are concerned.
Posted on 2 September 2014 | 10:53 pm
Ghana Observe Software Freedom DayHe said the SFD, which was organized by LAUG in partnership with the Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT, was an annual grassroots effort, aimed at educating the public on the benefits of Free and Open Source Software as well as encouraging its usage.
Posted on 20 September 2014 | 1:07 am
DIANE DIMOND: Time to re-think legalizingIt's important. The Global Commission on Drug Policy, an illustrious panel including former U.N. Secretary Gen. Kofi Annan, former U.S. Secretary of State George Shultz, former chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve Paul Volcker, former presidents and prime ...
Posted on 20 September 2014 | 12:51 am
Ethiopia profile2006 October - UN Secretary General Kofi Annan urges Eritrea to pull back the troops it has moved into the buffer zone on the Ethiopian border. The UN says the incursion is a major ceasefire violation. War of words between Ethiopia and Islamists ...
Posted on 20 September 2014 | 12:40 am
Let's support software developersHe said the SFD, which was organized by LAUG in partnership with the Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT, was an annual grassroots effort, aimed at educating the public on the benefits of Free and Open Source Software as well as encouraging its usage.
Posted on 20 September 2014 | 12:22 am
Gordon Brown tells Scots: let us be aeuan mccolm (@euanmccolm) September 20, 2014 Gordon doing his elder statesman routine: bill Clinton rang me yesterday, spoke to kofi Annan, Frm pres of Brazil 'great friend of mine'. — Robin Brant (@robindbrant) September 20, 2014 Can't help feeling like ...
Posted on 20 September 2014 | 12:18 am