The Republic of Seychelles consists of 115 islands off the east coast of Africa. The main islands of the archipelago include Mahé, which is the largest, followed by Praslin and La Digue. The total population is approximately 84,000. The capital, Victoria, is located on Mahé.
Driving change for the better
Standard Chartered?s Madeleine Senior speaks about the bank?s emerging market focus and its drive to promote diversity and financial inclusion ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 23 Jul 2021 02:58:00 GMT
Seychelles: An ecosystem under threat
Heat stress linked to climate change means that workers, particularly those with outdoor jobs, work and earn less. One-fifth of worker output could be lost. Fact check: Is half a degree of warming ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 01 Dec 2019 22:46:00 GMT
Dubai Summer Surprises leaving you hungry for more?
We understand that hitting those Dubai Summer Surprises sales is hard work. Which is why we?ve pulled together a delicious menu of places to pull in and refuel while bagging a bargain. As part of ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 17 Jul 2021 20:34:00 GMT
Food Systems Summit releases ideas for solutions, reform
A woman selling her own produce at a marketplace in Seychelles. One of the proposed ... where she previously lived teaching English. Teresa earned bachelor of arts degrees in journalism and ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 01 Jul 2021 11:10:00 GMT
Covid: Why has Seychelles seen rising case numbers?
The Seychelles has vaccinated more people per head against Covid-19 than any other country, but has experienced a spike in cases. More than 60% of the population has now been fully vaccinated in ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 24 May 2021 14:16:00 GMT
A taste of the Seychelles in your own backyard: How you can visit a sheltered beach with white sand and sparkling turquoise water WITHOUT leaving Australia
An idyllic beach on the southerly tip of Western Australia has been dubbed 'the Seychelles in Australia'. Photographer Adam Rikys claims to have found the 'Lucky Country's' own version of the ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 10 Jul 2021 22:10:00 GMT
Kenya: Over 9,900 Teaching Jobs Up for Grabs
Some 9,914 teaching jobs are up for grabs as the government strives to address staffing gaps in schools, with most slots going to secondary schools. The recruitment is expected to be competitive ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 28 Jun 2021 17:00:00 GMT
Five things to know about DRC?s first female central bank governor
Her predecessors in Africa include Botswana?s Linah Mohohlo (1999-2016), South Africa?s Gill Marcus (2009-2014), Seychelles? Caroline Abel ... Fluent in French and English, she worked for the IMF as ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 09 Jul 2021 06:30:00 GMT
Someone to talk to: in Kenya, a hotline for women?and men?in crisis
The UN Information Centre in Nairobi engages with local audiences in Kenya, Uganda and Seychelles ... will notice the girl?s absence, no teacher will be aware and report the case to the police.
Publ.Date : Thu, 15 Oct 2020 16:11:00 GMT
Electric-powered fishing boats for Kenya
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Publ.Date : Wed, 14 Jul 2021 17:00:00 GMT