Buy-a-Brick houses nearing completion

Less than six months after the third launch of Standard Bank’s Buy-a-Brick initiative, in partnership with the Shack Dwellers Federation of Namibia (SDFN), most of the commissioned houses are reaching completion. The Bank’s flagship initiative, which was initially launched in October 2015 with the aim of helping in alleviating the housing shortage in the country…

Salvadoran court releases woman wrongfully imprisoned after obstetric emergency

Following 11 years of wrongful imprisonment after suffering an obstetric emergency, the Salvadoran Supreme Court of Justice (CSJ) and the Ministry of Justice and Public Safety commuted a Salvadoran woman’s sentence and released her today. In their decision, the court stated that there was insufficient scientific evidence to determine that she took any voluntary actions…

New Safaris and Tour Operator Orlando Safaris launches in Namibia and delivers the epitome of luxury

Orlando Safaris opens its doors to domestic and foreign tourists as a safari speccialist and tour operator.  The Namibian owned and operated company offers a full service for arranging and booking safaris, throughout Nambia and has its own highly trained staff.  Orlando Safaris runs its administration and bookings operations locally from its iffices in Windhoek.…

International NGO Facilitates Engagement of All Sectors in Peace-Building for Myanmar and Globe

Representatives from religion, law, and education in Myanmar gathered together with an international NGO to seek peaceful development and promote awareness of and cooperation in peace-building. Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (HWPL) affiliated with the UN ECOSOC held sectoral meetings for peacebuilding from February 1 to 2 in Yangon with the participation of…