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    Zimbabwe: Sad news of the death of Dr Cephas Zinhumwe

    Monday, October 31st, 2016

    ACTSA is saddened by the news of the death  of Dr Cephas Zinhumwe, the Chief Executive Officer of the National Association of Non-Governmental Organisations (NANGO) in Zimbabwe. We send our

    Swaziland: Sugar not so sweet for the workers in Swaziland

    Friday, October 28th, 2016

    The gruelling and unhealthy working conditions that Swaziland’s

    UK should be proud of its support for International Development

    Thursday, October 27th, 2016

    The Guardian newspaper makes a strong and positive case for the UK to be

    Angola Monitor: Oil price crash, yellow fever outbreak and much more

    Thursday, October 20th, 2016

    The Angola Monitor is our quarterly look at the politics, economics, development and human rights issues in Angola. Each issue is produced in English and

    Walter Hain, prominent anti-apartheid campaigner and ACTSA member dies aged 91

    Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

    Walter Hain, a prominent anti-apartheid campaigner, member of ACTSA and father of  ACTSA Honorary Vice President Peter Hain, has died peacefully in Neath aged 91.

    The European Commissioner for Trade Responds to ACTSA Briefing Paper

    Monday, October 17th, 2016

    The European Commissioner for Trade, Cecilia Malmström, has written to Jude Kirton-Darling MEP regarding the ACTSA briefing paper Swaziland’s Downward Spiral. Our full response to Commissioner Malmström is available here. While we appreciated the Commissioner’s response, we have raised a number of concerns