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Animal Shelter and Pet Crematorium Lommel / Collectief Noord

Added: 21.03.2019 2:00 | 1 views | 0 comments

We are constructing two animal-related buildings on the boundary between the industrial site Maatheide and the nature reserve the Lommelse Sahara: an animal shelter and a pet crematorium. The buildings lack an attractive public reputation, hence their relocation to the industrial site, which in turn, is not accustomed to house public buildings. As an architecture assignment, the programmes too are fairly unfamiliar and thus require research into new, meaningful typologies.


U.N. hosting Western Sahara talks in Switzerland this week

Added: 18.03.2019 20:16 | 9 views | 0 comments

The U.N. envoy for the contested Western Sahara will convene talks in Switzerland later this week, seeking compromise after a first round in December that marked a return to the negotiating table for the first time in six years, a statement said.


Abercrombie & Kent Opens New Office in Kigali, Rwanda

Added: 15.03.2019 18:35 | 3 views | 0 comments

Luxury travel company Abercrombie & Kent has opened an office in the capital of Rwanda, Kigali. This is the company’s 10th office in sub-Saharan Africa and the 53rd worldwide.

Tags: Africa, Sahara

Most countries in sub-Saharan Africa not on track for under-5 mortality reduction goal

Added: 15.03.2019 18:21 | 21 views | 0 comments

The relatively slow pace of neonatal and under-5 mortality reduction could prevent most countries in sub-Saharan Africa from achieving targets set in Sustainable Development Goal 3 (SDG-3) by 2030, according to a new study.

Tags: Africa, Goa, Sahara
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The world's adolescents -- large unmet needs and growing inequalities

Added: 13.03.2019 22:20 | 7 views | 0 comments

The first detailed global study of adolescent health reveals: growing inequality with a large disease burden in sub-Saharan Africa, Asia and the Pacific, obesity rates have doubled, with countries in the Pacific region having among the highest prevalence, anemia remains unchecked, India bearing heavy burden, investments in health, education, legal systems have not kept pace with needs, and gender inequity is a powerful driver of poor adolescent health.

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Post-tropical cyclone Ophelia

Added: 21.10.2017 17:43 | 0 views | 0 comments

The remnants of hurricane Ophelia hit Ireland last Monday while Saharan dust turned the sky orange...



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