Monthly Archives: February 2015

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa unveils second MeerKAT antenna

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and the Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor on Saturday (28 February), unveiled the second of 64 MeerKAT antennas. The South African MeerKAT radio telescope, currently being built outside Carnarvon in Northern Cape, is a precursor to the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) telescope, to be built in South Africa and

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa: Remarks during visit to Square Kilometre Array

Address by Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on the occasion of his visit to the site of the Square Kilometre Array Carnarvon, Northern Cape Minister of Science and Technology, Ms Naledi Pandor, Cabinet Colleagues and Deputy Ministers, Premier of the Northern Cape, Ms Sylvia Lucas, Minister of Infrastructure, Science and Technology of Botswana, Mr Nonofo Molefhi,

Women in South Sudan turning "challenges into opportunities"

28 Feb 2015 Listen / Women in South Sudan are turning the challenges they face on a daily basis into “opportunities.” That’s according to UN Women which has been supporting peace efforts through women groups in the African country. The organization has worked with a number of groups to develop a document known as the

52nd IPRM meeting takes place in Ergneti

52nd IPRM meeting takes place in Ergneti Ergneti, 27 February 2015 – The 52nd meeting under the Incident Prevention and Response Mechanism (IPRM) took place today in Ergneti, co-facilitated by Kęstutis Jankauskas, the Head of the EU Monitoring Mission in Georgia (EUMM), and Ambassador Angelo Gnaedinger, the Special Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office for the