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COMMUNIQUE: Conference on Children Affected by Armed Conflict

The Children Affected by Armed Conflict (CAAC) conference was a three-day event titled “the protection of children affected by armed conflicts conference 2022;” held from 28th to 30th November, 2022 at Nairobi, Kenya. It was organised by Save the Children International, and Common Market for East and Southern Africa (COMESA), with support from the government […]

Plantworx to inspire Engineers of the Future with Primary Engineer

Plantworx to inspire Engineers of the Future with Primary Engineer The biennial Plantworx Construction Equipment Exhibition and the CEA have once again teamed up with the educational organisation, Primary Engineer, to work with primary schools in the Peterborough area, on a new and exciting STEM construction project. Plantworx and the CEA first began working with […]

Yanmar CE announces new Certified Used Program

Yanmar CE announces new Certified Used Program Yanmar CE is at the forefront of sustainable business practices, as it unveils its new Certified Used Program. Redefining the boundaries of what used equipment can achieve, the program offers the same level of performance, quality and operating experience users can expect of the new machines. At a […]

Forty-Ninth Ordinary Meeting of the ECOWAS Mediation and Security Council at the Ministerial Level to hold in Abuja

The Forty-Ninth Ordinary Meeting of the Mediation and Security Council (MSC) at the Ministerial Level of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) will hold on November 30, 2022 at the ECOWAS Headquarters in Abuja, Nigeria.   The MSC will be discussing and considering the security and socio-political situations in the Region, among other […]

Representatives from ECOWAS Member States Cybercrime units met to build bridges between cybercrime units to enhance both formal and informal cooperation in the fight against cybercrime

Dakar, Sénégal, November 23 – 25, 2022. The ECOWAS Commission aims to assist Member States to build capacity in units dedicated to fighting cybercrime and dealing with digital evidence. As such through the project ‘Organised Crime: West African Response on Cybersecurity and fight against Cybercrime (OCWAR-C) representatives from Member States Cybercrime met in Dakar-Senegal, from […]

COMBINED VALIDATION WORKSHOP FOR CAVALLA BRIDGE DESIGNS AND JOINT BORDER POST DESIGNS DRAWING FOR PROLLO AND GBAPLUE BORDERS UNDER THE MANO RIVER UNION PROGRAM ABIDJAN, COTE D’IVOIRE 24TH – 30TH NOVEMBER 2022

ECOWAS WORKS WITH LIBERIA AND COTE D’IVOIRE TO VALIDATE DRAFT ARCHITECTURAL AND ENGINEERING DESIGNS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE BORDER BRIDGE OVER THE CAVALA BRIDGE BETWEEN THE TWO COUNTRIES, AS WELL AS DRAWINGS FOR JOINT BORDER POSTS AT PROLLO (LIBERIA-COTE D’IVOIRE BORDER) AND GBABPLEU (COTE D’IVOIRE & GUINEA)   ABIDJAN, November 25-30, 2022 – ECOWAS, […]

COMESA Policy Organs to Meet this Week in Zambia

Over 200 delegates led by Ministers in charge of ministries that coordinate implementation of COMESA programmes and activities in the 21 Member States will be in Lusaka, Zambia this week for the annual policy organs meetings. They will be attending the 43rd Intergovernmental Committee and the Council of Ministers meetings from Tuesday 29 November to […]

Smart Valve automatically detects and isolates Pipeline ruptures

Smart Valve automatically detects and isolates Pipeline ruptures A smart valve that automatically isolates pipe ruptures caused by accidents was developed for the first time in South Korea. The Korea Institute of Machinery and Materials, an institution under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Science and ICT, has successfully developed “K-smart valve”, that is capable of […]

AI can now manage Power Supply of Smart Buildings

AI can now manage Power Supply of Smart Buildings A smart building is a system in which heating, air conditioning, power supply, water supply and all other infrastructure components are automated. One of the key tasks in the implementation of such projects is a control system that will provide cheap, environmentally friendly and uninterrupted power […]