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Tuesday - 07 March 2017 : Week 10
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01 : 52 : 12 Five injured after Charlotte Maxeke Hospital roof collapse 83
01 : 48 : 03 Namibian Finance Abandons Chinese Airport Loan 89
20 : 06 : 26 Men and women farmers in Benin are responding differently to climate change 54
20 : 05 : 01 South Africa needs to be creative to avoid falling off the retirement cliff 47
20 : 04 : 44 African governments versus social media: Why the uneasy relationship? 70
20 : 04 : 02 Universities can do much more to recognise and plan for risks = Contextual 10
19 : 32 : 06 UCLG Statement on international womens day 2017 = Contextual 14
11 : 30 : 40 UCLG-MEWA Executive Board meeting. City Diplomacy & Urban Mobility Meeting = Contextual 12
10 : 30 : 00 Benches and beyond: taking a closer look at the evolution of street furniture = Contextual 9
07 : 00 : 00 Green Building: How Heavy Construction Can Be Eco-Conscious = Contextual 10
07 : 00 : 00 The Creative Culture of Parks: Moving from Pop-ups to Permanent = Contextual 12
12 : 36 : 37 Afrofuturistic, cosmic jazz comes to the Motherland = Contextual 12
12 : 36 : 19 Kenya's universities have been adrift for years, they must now get a grip 206
12 : 35 : 53 Somali elections: How women still fight for political space in African polls 26
14 : 18 : 49 March 2017 = Contextual 11
Monday - 06 March 2017 : Week 10
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17 : 59 : 03 Public Infrastructure at Risk - Minister and Engineering Council Face Legal Action 188
Wednesday - 08 March 2017 : Week 10
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01 : 00 : 00 Women to #BeCounted_EN = Contextual 6
Friday - 03 March 2017 : Week 09
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07 : 45 : 00 Offsetting building industry accidents with on-site training 67
16 : 58 : 06 Global Cities Summit = Contextual 18
13 : 59 : 42 Learning about SDG 5 = Contextual 16
10 : 15 : 00 Multi-million-dollar refurbishment for Windhoek's Gustav Voigts 95
10 : 00 : 00 Department of Human Settlements supports construction, infrastructure forum 74
19 : 51 : 48 Fifth Regional Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction = Contextual 16
Thursday - 02 March 2017 : Week 09
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17 : 33 : 18 MIT startup Sistine Solar debuts camouflaging photovoltaics = Contextual 19
17 : 29 : 43 Top 5 Ways to Insulate Your Green Home = Contextual 17
08 : 11 : 28 Cape Messenger article - SACAP's response (01 March 2017) 69
07 : 34 : 00 Gauteng to convert public buildings into economic precincts 52
17 : 00 : 01 How South Sudan's warlords triggered extreme hunger in a land of plenty 39
13 : 47 : 00 Using quantity surveyors on projects could prevent corruption = Contextual 19
11 : 41 : 00 African urbanisation tops RICS Africa Summit agenda = Contextual 22
16 : 53 : 07 How South Africa's mining industry can change its ways 64
16 : 52 : 44 Good mentorship has the power to unlock university students' potential = Contextual 17
16 : 52 : 25 Thabo Mbeki calls for a 'rebirth'. Is South Africa up to the task? 64
16 : 52 : 01 Rest in power, Miriam Tlali: author, enemy of apartheid and feminist 69
17 : 27 : 19 Lessons from Africa prove the incredible value of mother tongue learning 55
17 : 26 : 16 Is China displacing traditional aid donors in Africa? The evidence suggests not 54
17 : 25 : 40 Africa has a long history of fake news after years of living with non-truth 55
Sunday - 05 March 2017 : Week 09
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16 : 59 : 26 How strong academic support can change university students' lives = Contextual 12
16 : 59 : 17 How access to health care for deaf people can be improved in Kenya 48
16 : 59 : 05 South Africa can't save itself just by talking the talk. It must walk the walk = Contextual 17
Wednesday - 01 March 2017 : Week 09
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17 : 27 : 18 International Municipal Seminar = Contextual 15
15 : 21 : 46 2nd International Conference on National Urban Policies = Contextual 18
15 : 11 : 28 UN-Habitat Governing Council = Contextual 15
15 : 03 : 26 Meeting of the Council of UCLG Eurasia = Contextual 13
14 : 57 : 22 High Level SDG Financing Lab = Contextual 16
13 : 52 : 41 World Water Day = Contextual 20
13 : 34 : 23 Play and learn with UCLG Memory card game on the SDGs and local action = Contextual 18
12 : 22 : 13 The 3rd ASEAN Mayors Forum 2017 = Contextual 16
12 : 14 : 31 The 7th UCLG ASPAC Congress = Contextual 14
11 : 51 : 09 Transform Africa Summit - Smart Cities = Contextual 17
15 : 11 : 45 LID Design Considerations for an Uncertain Climate Future = Contextual 22
Tuesday - 28 February 2017 : Week 09
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11 : 10 : 00 ACSA to ramp up infrastructure for air cargo traffic 87
18 : 00 : 22 CIB annual meeting 2017 = Contextual 19