foreign aid

Ebola cases in DRC top 2 000

Agency, Deutsche Welle

The daily number of new Ebola cases has tripled in recent months, according to aid organisations


Malawi is Southern Africa's next big election

Chude Jideonwo

Malawi’s president faces stiff competition. But the politics will be different even if he doesn’t win


Guaido ramps up pressure after deadly Venezuela border clashes

Humanitarian aid, much of it from the United States, has become the centrepiece of the standoff between Maduro and Guaido


Africa needs to realise its philanthropic potential

Carl Manlan

Although the dearth of global funding could be viewed as a tragedy, it represents a tremendous opportunity


Venezuela opposition prepares protest, presses for aid to be let in

Maria Isabel Sanchez

Opposition leader and self declared president Juan Guaido will lead a rally in Caracas but demonstrations have been called all over the country