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Frustrations Mount Over Vaccine Shortages in New Orleans

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NEW ORLEANS - Ian Farrell was just two days away from getting the first of two doses of the COVID-19 vaccine. He was looking forward, he said, to a major step toward life returning to normal.So he admitted it was frustrating when he learned, without wa... Read More

WHO Team Visits Wet Market Linked to First Coronavirus Cases

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A team of World Health Organization scientists investigating the source of the coronavirus visited a wet market Sunday in Wuhan, China. A cluster of cases were linked to the Huanan Seafood Market when the novel coronavirus first emerged in Wuhan in l... Read More

CDC Orders Sweeping US Transportation Mask Mandate

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WASHINGTON - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a sweeping order late Friday requiring the use of face masks on nearly all forms of public transportation, as the country continues to report thousands of daily COVID-19 deat... Read More

Downdetector: Social Media Platform Reddit Hit by Outages in US

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Social media company Reddit was experiencing problems on its website on Saturday, according to outage monitoring website Downdetector.com. Customers reported trouble logging in and sending messages on its website. The outage affected regions such as Ne... Read More

Russia’s population declines by more than 500,000 people

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Citing the Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat), RBC says that the death rate registered in Russia over the first eleven months of 2020 turned out to be the maximum over the past decade.   According to Rosstat, the last time such a population decline was recorded fifteen years ago, when the population declined from 143.8 Read More

JICA and AKF continue supporting development of agribusiness in Tajikistan

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JICA Tajikistan Office says JICA continues providing technical support to the Ministry of Agriculture of Tajikistan (MoA) in the development of agribusiness in Tajikistan, having the Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) in Tajikistan as an implementing partner.   Also, in the frame of JICA’s ongoing support on “Agribusiness Development”, JICA and a MoA reportedly agreed to Read More

Traditional ministerial news conferences expected to start on February 1

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The Ministry Energy and Water Resources, the Ministry of Justice and the Communications Service under the Government of Tajikistan will be the first to give the news conferences on the results of their work carried out last year.   Recall, President Emomali Rahmon in March 2005 signed a decree obligating ministers, department heads, and local Read More

First countrywide multi-hazard risk assessment platform launched in Tajikistan

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According to UNDP Tajikistan, the platform is designed to serve as a visual risk analysis tool to facilitate better landscape and developmental planning by stakeholders, risk assessors, decision makers.   “Today only about 20% of District Development Plans in Tajikistan are risk proof in a sense where they effectively incorporate and mainstream disaster risk reduction. Read More