A malaria drug widely touted as a potential cure for Covid-19 showed no benefit against the disease over standard care,

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Deyda Hydara murder case: AFP welcomes German court's verdict

independent daily The Point and a correspondent for AFP for over 30 years.  The father of four also worked as ... Bai Lowe was convicted of crimes against humanity, murder and attempted murder for his role as ... a driver for the hit squad known as the Junglers. Lowe's conviction came after a trial that rights ...

Topshots of the Week (25 November- 1 December 2023)

A man's profile is silhouetted against the first full moon of November, known as the  Beaver ... upon release from an Israeli jail in exchange for hostages freed by Hamas in the Gaza Strip. Ramallah, ... 2023. ©  Yasser AL-ZAYYAT / AFP Ethiopian returnee Shamsadin Awol, 20, poses for a portrait at the ...

'Your Planet' Podcast, Episode 2: 'Ozone layer: how we saved the planet and what we can learn from it.'

  In the first episode of Your Planet, we took a deep dive into the Anthropocene — the name given ... say is marked by humanity’s unprecedented footprint on the earth. In episode 2, we go back to the ... 1980's, when we had one big problem — a giant hole in the Earth's ozone layer, which was ultimately ...

Anne Guérin appointed AFP's Managing Director

development at the Bpifrance group, where she served as the Executive Director until last July. Guérin played ... industry through innovation, fostering business growth, and supporting companies as they expanded into ... international markets. Guérin was also responsible for Bpifrance’s climate plan, implemented in 2019 to ...

AFP Partners with MediaNumeric to Launch Pioneering Online Academy for Data-Driven Media Skills in Europe

The MediaNumeric Academy is designed to cater for students, journalists, and media professionals ... skills, the Academy also explores the challenges posed by generative artificial intelligence for the media ... Venture Studio (Estonia), and Centrum Cyfrowe (Poland).  The project involved three training sessions for ...

Spéos joins forces with AFP to launch an exclusive training course in photojournalism

151 countries. The agency, which produces more than 3,000 photos a day, provides content for media ... with the AFP teams. The course is structured as follows: The part dedicated to the specificities of ...   Registration and selection of candidates Applications are already open  for the September 2024 academic year. ...

FACTSTORY, AFP’s audiovisual production subsidiary, coproduces historical mini-series for Arte: Vasa, the Ghost Ship

galleon, now preserved in a museum in Stockholm. The Swedish version of the film attracted over 630,000 ... prime time viewers, a record for a country of 10 million inhabitants, when it was broadcast at the end ... Vasa, The Ghost Ship follows an international team of scientists on the wreck of a Swedish ...

Topshots of the Week (18-24 November 2023)

fully-stacked configuration back in April ended in a spectacular explosion over the Gulf of Mexico. © Timothy A. ... SHARMA / AFP This picture taken from southern Israel shows a explosion lighting up the sky during an ... Novak Djokovic poses with the trophy after winning the final match against Italy's Jannik Sinner at ...

Launch of 'Your Planet': AFP's podcast 'Sur la Terre' now available in English

the 'Global North' and their impact for the developing world, as well as solutions offered ... Conversation, delves into the remedies debated during the COP at a critical time for our planet. This series will take ... apart as Huaraz in Peru, Reykjavik, or the tropical forests of the Congo Basin. The series – composed of ...

Elections Disinformation: AFP Launches New Digital Investigation Course to Train Journalists on Election Coverage

part focuses on the lead up to elections, while the second part  prepares journalists for election day ... and the weeks that follow.   ''Elections are fertile ground for disinformation and ... international media in Paris.    "In 2024, with over 2 billion people voting worldwide, the role of ...

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