Connected for Better: AACSB’s Focus on Positive Societal Impact

World’s largest business education alliance seeks to highlight impactful change TAMPA, Florida, Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — AACSB International (AACSB) announces business education’s renewed commitment and focus on creating positive societal change, demonstrating that business schools are connected for better. AACSB is leading conversations about the role of business schools as a force for good in society, a […]

"Connected for Better: AACSB’s Focus on Positive Societal Impact"

Selon les nouvelles prévisions de l’IHME à propos de la COVID-19 en Éthiopie, près de 8 000 personnes décéderont d’ici au 1er novembre prochain, mais l’utilisation de masques pourrait réduire de 65 % le nombre de décès

On craint qu’après que la nation décide d’assouplir les mesures, « ce virus vicieux se propagera rapidement dans tout le pays, et en particulier à Addis-Abeba » SEATTLE, 4 août 2020 /PRNewswire/ — L’Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) de l’Université de Washington prévoit que 7 872 personnes (dans une fourchette comprise entre 1 115 et 31 971) décéderont de […]

"Selon les nouvelles prévisions de l’IHME à propos de la COVID-19 en Éthiopie, près de 8 000 personnes décéderont d’ici au 1er novembre prochain, mais l’utilisation de masques pourrait réduire de 65 % le nombre de décès"

South Sudan refugee, athlete, Olympian is newest UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador

A track and field athlete from South Sudan who was forced to flee conflict as a child was on Tuesday named a Goodwill Ambassador for the UN refugee agency, UNHCR. Yiech Pur Biel was a member of the first Refugee Olympic Team that competed at the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Since then, he has travelled to 26 countries as an athlete and advocate for refugees, and has been actively involved efforts to…

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Rising Covid-19 Infections Gets County Worried, Fears Getting Overwhelmed

The rising Covid-19 numbers in Kiambu County has got the county government worried, with Governor James Nyoro in a rush to achieve 1,200 isolation bed capacity by mid-September to prevent the County from getting overwhelmed. This is after model projections that the County’s September and December Covid-19 infections will be in excess of 1,500 and 2,000 cases, completely overriding the 530 isolations beds that the county currently has. Among the interventions include increasing the Tigoni…

"Rising Covid-19 Infections Gets County Worried, Fears Getting Overwhelmed"

Panic Grips Uasin Gishu District Hospital As 4 Nurses Turn Covid-19 Positive

The Pharmacy section at the Uasin Gishu district hospital has been closed after four members of staff tested positive for Covid-19. Panic and anxiety gripped the health facility located within the Eldoret town CBD when over 138 medical staff abandoned their duty stations when it emerged that no action had been taken to take the victims to isolation centres. However, the County Chief Executive in charge of Health, Everlyne Rotich said the claims were not…

"Panic Grips Uasin Gishu District Hospital As 4 Nurses Turn Covid-19 Positive"

Alarm As Kitui Records 3, 207 Teen Pregnancies As Covid-19 Bites

Kitui County has recorded an alarming 3, 207 teen pregnancies of ages 10-19 years since the Covid-19 pandemic hit the country in March. Speaking at Kwa Vonza during a community awareness campaign to stem the spiraling tide of teen pregnancies in the County on Monday, the Kitui Children Officer, Augustine Nyamai said that parental laxity, lengthy closure of schools and poverty has exposed the girl-child to pedophiles. “We suspect that there could be more unreported…

"Alarm As Kitui Records 3, 207 Teen Pregnancies As Covid-19 Bites"