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CNBC Africa: Coronavirus (Uganda) Support for Ministry of Health Call Centre from Restless Development

The Independent Uganda: Karamoja’s wrong formula for peace

Politico Sierra Leone: NGOS clash with COVID19 managers in Southern Sierra Leone

April – June

The New Vision-Uganda: COVID19: Young people’s livelihood hangs in balance amidst uncertainty

CNBC Africa: East African youth ready to step up in the fight against Covid-19

The BBC: Social media firms fail to act on Covid-19 fake news

The Independent-UK: {Coronavirus} Social media firms only taking down one in 10 posts reported for ‘dangerous’ misinformation, research finds

Euro Reporter: Over 400 civil society groups from across the world unite to demand world leaders act together to fight #COVID-19 and deliver a plan to build back better

Civil Society-UK: DFID hands out £18m to six charities

Press Gazette-UK: Social media giants fail to tackle 90% of Covid-19 misinformation – new study

ITV-UK: Social media companies ‘failing to act on 90% of Covid-19 misinformation’

Devex-UK: Opinion: We cannot underestimate young people in the COVID-19 response

January – March

CNBC Africa: Here’s how African youths are bracing themselves for UN-endorsed “Decade of Action for Global Goals”

The Cable-Nigeria: Nigerian activist among 12 ambassadors for global SDGs campaign

The Standard-Kenya: Why entrepreneurship is the way out for the youth

The Citizen-Tanzania: Restless Development calls on more education in the fight against FG Opinion: How to transform the development sector for a decade of action and delivery

The Chronicles-Zimbabwe: Letters to the Editor: Youth-led development is Africa’s best shot at sustainable growth

The BORGEN Magazine: Eradicating Menstrual Huts in Nepal