‫دواء “أفيجان” يظهر نتائج واعدة في علاج مرضى “كوفيد-19” في اليابان

إتمام المرحلة الثالثة من الدراسة الإكلينيكية يمهد الطريق نحو طلب اعتماده دبي، 23سبتمبر 2020: أعلنت كل من شركة Global Response Aidومختبرات دكتور ريديDr. Reddy’s Laboratories  أن دواء “أفيجان” المضاد للفيروسات أسفر عن نتائج واعدة في المرحلة الثالثة من التجارب الإكلينيكية مفردة التعمية المُضبطة التحكم بالعلاج الوهمي placebo  والتي أجريت في اليابان برعاية شركة FujiFilm Toyama Chemical. وقد تعافى المرضى الذين تناولوا دواء “أفيجان” من أعراض كوفيد-19 قبل غيرهم في المجموعات الأخرى بمعدل 2.8 يوم في…

UNICEF and UNESCO welcome the decision to reopen schools in South Sudan

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN - UNICEF and UNESCO welcome the decision of the Government to start reopening of schools in South Sudan. The reopening will happen in phases. Phase 1 includes the candidate classes, Primary 8 and Senior 4, and will start the first week of October 2020. Phase 2 includes all schools and grades and will coincide with the start of the academic year in February 2021. All schools have…

UNICEF South Sudan Humanitarian Situation Report No. 148: August 2020

Highlights As of 30 August, a cumulative total of 2,527 confirmed COVID-19 cases and 47 deaths had been recorded with a case fatality rate (CFR) of 1.9 per cent. UNICEF continues to support risk communication and community engagement (RCCE) as well as the infection prevention and control (IPC) interventions. During the month of August, a total of 516,424 people (224,593 males and 291,831 females) were reached with COVID-19 key mitigation…

Civil Society Network in Eastern Equatoria to coordinate activities for more effective service delivery

The Civil Society Network in Eastern Equatoria State is developing new strategies to secure additional funding and improve collaboration with state authorities. Their goal? To increase the number of civic engagement centres for smoother coordination of local activities. A two-day forum to discuss such strategies, recently organized by the United Nations Mission in South Sudan and facilitated by the Organization for Responsive Governance, a non-governmental organization, was attended by representatives…

Economists Urge New Economic System for South Sudan

While some South Sudanese experts recommend the government adopt a new economic system used by developing states to cut off black market currency exchange and stabilize skyrocketing prices, a new U.N. panel report says the real problem in South Sudan is deeply entrenched government corruption. South Sudan should switch to a developmental state economic system under which the government could control prices, the black-market foreign exchange rate, and the flow…

Mike Morhaime Teams Up With Game Industry Veterans To Launch Dreamhaven™

Dreamhaven announces its first two studios: Moonshot Games™ and Secret Door™ IRVINE, California, Sept. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Mike Morhaime, former CEO and cofounder of Blizzard Entertainment, and a host of industry veterans today announced Dreamhaven, their new game company based in Irvine, CA. Dreamhaven will create and publish original games for players around the world, and it has established its first two studios: Moonshot and Secret Door. “I’m excited to…

‫مايكل مورهايم يتعاون مع محترفي صناعة الألعاب لإطلاق Dreamhaven ™

أعلنت شركة دريمهافن (Dreamhaven) عن أول اثنين من الاستوديوهات لها: Moonshot Games™ و Secret Door™ إرفاين، كاليفورنيا, 23 سبتمبر / أيلول 2020 /PRNewswire/ — أعلن مايكل مورهايم، الرئيس التنفيذي السابق والشريك المؤسس لشركة بليزارد إنترتينمنت، ومجموعة من محترفي الصناعة، اليوم عن دريمهافن، شركة الألعاب الجديدة التي يقع مقرها في إرفاين، كاليفورنيا.ستقوم دريمهافن بتصميم الألعاب الأصلية للاعبين ونشرها في جميع أنحاء العالم، وقد أنشأت أول اثنين من الاستوديوهات لها:مونشوت (Moonshot) و سيكريت…

Synack’s 2020 Trust Report Identifies Sectors Best Equipped to Withstand Crippling Cyberattacks

Even faced with unprecedented challenges due to COVID-19, Government, Financial Services earn ‘most trusted’ status from Synack’s Attacker Resistance Score Metric REDWOOD CITY, California, Sept. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The third edition of the Synack Trust Report, a data-driven analysis of cybersecurity preparedness across all sectors and industries, found that Government and Financial Service sectors globally are the most hardened against cyberattacks in 2020. Government and Financial Services scored 15 percent…