Merck Foundation marks World Hypertension Day 2019 by their continuous programs of advancing hypertension and diabetes care in African and Asian countries

Merck Foundation (www.Merck-Foundation.com), the philanthropic arm of Merck KGaA Germany marked 'World Hypertension Day 2019' by building hypertension care capacity in Africa and Asia through their nationwide programs.

Dr. Rasha Kelej, CEO of Merck Foundation Merck Foundation launched 'Merck Hypertension Award' in 2016 in more than 40 African and Asian …

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ST HELENA BEAT SURGERIES

As part of their Neighbourhood Policing Programme, St Helena Police Officers will continue their 'Beat Surgeries' in various places around the Island over the coming months.

These surgeries are designed to take place in busy areas where it is easier for more people to attend. Members of the public are …

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Global partners announce $61.8 million allocation to boost African Development Bank initiative for women entrepreneurs

The Governing Committee of the Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative (We-Fi) has approved a funding allocation of $61.8 million for the African Development Bank's (https://www.AfDB.org/en/) Affirmative Finance Action for Women in Africa (AFAWA) (https://bit.ly/2Q1fF1L) program.

We-Fi(https://We-Fi.org/) is a partnership among 14 donor governments, eight multilateral development banks, and other public and …

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Record hosting interest for Rugby World Cup Sevens 2022: Eleven unions � including South Africa and Tunisia � confirmed their expression of interest

World Rugby (www.World.Rugby) has confirmed that a record number of unions have formally expressed their interest in hosting Rugby World Cup Sevens 2022.

Eleven unions � Argentina, Cayman Islands, France, Germany, India, Jamaica, Malaysia, Qatar, Scotland, South Africa and Tunisia � confirmed their expression of interest to the international federation …

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