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Oroko people

The Oroko are an ethnic group in Cameroon. They belong to the coastal Bantu group, widely known as Sawa, and primarily occupy the Ndian and Meme divisions of the Southwest Region of Cameroon. The people predominantly speak Oroko, English, and Cam ...

                                               

Geology of Mull

The geology of the Isle of Mull in Scotland is dominated by the development during the early Palaeogene period of a volcanic central complex’ associated with the opening of the Atlantic Ocean. The bedrock of the larger part of the island is forme ...

                                               

List of ambassadors of Russia to Peru

The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Peru is the official representative of the President and the Government of the Russian Federation to the President and the Government of Peru. The ambas ...

                                               

List of ambassadors of Russia to Mauritania

The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Islamic Republic of Mauritania is the official representative of the President and the Government of the Russian Federation to the President and the Government of M ...

                                               

List of ambassadors of Russia to Malta

The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Malta is the official representative of the President and the Government of the Russian Federation to the President and the Government of Malta. The amb ...

                                               

List of ambassadors of Russia to Jordan

The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan is the official representative of the President and the Government of the Russian Federation to the King and the Government of Jordan. T ...

                                               

Guyana–Trinidad and Tobago relations

Guyana–Trinidad and Tobago relations refers to the bilateral relations between the Republic of Guyana and the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. Guyana has a High Commission in Port of Spain and Trinidad and Tobago has an Honorary Consulate in Geor ...

                                               

Recognition of same-sex unions in Namibia

In December 2017, Namibian Johann Potgieter and his South African husband Daniel Digashu filed a lawsuit against the Namibian Government to have their 2015 South African marriage recognised in Namibia. Digashu is not recognised by the state, caus ...

                                               

Dorothy Eisner

Dorothy Eisner was an American artist whose painting style evolved over many years from an early, quite personal, version of 1930s social realism, through a period of abstract expressionism, and culminating over the last twenty years of her life ...

                                               

John Bernhardt Smith

John Bernhardt Smith was an American professor of entomology who specialized in systematics and economic entomology while also serving as the State Entomologist of New Jersey. Smith is remembered in insect taxonomy for the conflict that he had wi ...

                                               

Sowt (podcasting)

Sowt, Arabic for "voice", is an Arabic-language independent podcasting network based in Amman, Jordan. It was launched in 2017 by Hazem Zureiqat, Tarek Zureiqat, and Ramsey Tesdell. Sowt curates and produces podcasts on issues of political, socia ...

                                               

Daniyal Akhmetov Cabinet

The Daniyal Akhmetov Cabinet was the 28th government in Kazakhstan that was led by Daniyal Akhmetov. President Nursultan Nazarbayev nominated Akhmetov at the joint session of the Parliament to be the Prime Minister on 13 June 2003, stating that t ...

                                               

Sumbe (ancient settlement)

The city of Laban is mentioned in Muslim written sources of the 10th century. There is an assumption that it should be identified with the Sumba settlement on the Northern slopes of Ketmentau. Excavations at the site were conducted in the 1960s u ...

                                               

36th Cabinet of Kuwait

The Cabinet of Kuwait is the chief executive body of the State of Kuwait. The current cabinet is the 36th in the history of Kuwait. It was formed on 17 December 2019, after the previous Cabinet resigned on 14 November 2019. On 30 January 2020, Mi ...

                                               

Evacuations by India related to the COVID-19 pandemic

India has conducted several large-scale evacuations in modern times, particularly in the Middle East where there is a high concentration of Indians and several conflicts in recent history. The 1990 airlift of Indians from Kuwait has been recogniz ...

                                               

Belt and Road Construction Leadership Group

The Belt and Road construction leadership group is the State Council review and coordination body established by the State Council of the Peoples Republic of China to promote the construction of the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st Century Ma ...

                                               

Plectocomia pierreana

Plectocomia pierreana is a species of liana in the Arecaceae, or palm tree, family. It is a spiny climber, with either a single stem or a cluster of stems up to 35m in length, stems are 1 to 9cm in diameter. Its spines are up to 2cm long. The pal ...

                                               

Asia Inspiration Award

The Asia Inspiratian Award is an award conferred to recognize the young individuals who build an environment to meet the Sustainable Development Goals and primary needs in a country. Given annually by the South Asian Youth Summit, the awards are ...

                                               

Chera/Perumals of Makotai

Chera/Perumals of Makotai, also known as the Perumal dynasty of Kerala, or Cheraman Perumal dynasty of Mahodayapuram, were a ruling dynasty in present-day Kerala, south India. Makotai, or Mahodayapuram, the seat of the Cheraman Perumals, is ident ...

                                               

Chile and the International Monetary Fund

Chile is an original member of the IMF, joining the organization on December 31, 1945. The IMF would have a strong influence over the economy of Chile through the post-World War Two era of the 20th century, especially during the dictatorship of A ...

                                               

Open-source ventilator

An open-source ventilator is a disaster-situation ventilator made using a freely licensed design, and ideally, freely available components and parts. Designs, components, and parts may be anywhere from completely reverse-engineered or completely ...

                                               

SPIRE Institute and Academy

Spire Institute and Academy is a preparatory boarding school and sports training destination in Harpersfield Township, Ohio, United States, near Geneva. There are plans to add a new training hub called SPIRE East in Middle River, Maryland. The sp ...

                                               

Kristin Loftsdottir

Kristin Loftsdottir is a professor in anthropology at the University of Iceland. Kristin has organized and been part of diverse research projects. Examples include research on racism, colonialism, whiteness, precarious migrants, crisis, and natio ...

                                               

Baro-Kano Railway Station

Baro-Kano railway built in 1912, Serving as the main key rail station of North Nigeria, from Baro, Niger state and Kano state. The first railway built in Nigeria was Lagos railway in 1912 by the British colonial and merged together with the Baro- ...

                                               

Albania–North Macedonia relations

Albania–North Macedonia relations are the bilateral relations between the Republic of Albania and the Republic of North Macedonia. Both countries are full members of the Council of Europe and of the NATO. Both countries are EU Accession negotiati ...

                                               

Royal Swedish Army Ordnance Administration

Royal Swedish Army Ordnance Administration was a Swedish administrative authority which existed from 1954 to 1968. It sorted under the Ministry of Defence and had the task of overseeing the ordnance administration of the Swedish Army. From 1964 t ...

                                               

Panama red

Panama red, known as Panamanian red, or P.R. is a pure cultivar of Cannabis sativa, popular among cannabis users of the 1960s and 1970s, and renowned for its potency. The typically high THC levels associated with the variety are thought to be dep ...

                                               

Lekoil

LEKOIL is a Cayman incorporated company, headquartered in Lagos which is focused on African oil exploration and production with interests in Nigeria and offshore Namibia. The company was founded in 2010 by a former analyst from Alliance Bernstein ...

                                               

Judge Advocate Generals Department (India)

The Judge Advocate Generals Department is the legal branch of the Indian Army. It deals with military related disciplinary cases and litigation and assists in providing legal assistance to the army in human rights matters and the rule of law amon ...

                                               

Wag the dog

Wag the dog is a situation in which a small and seemingly unimportant entity controls a bigger, more important one. This originates in the saying "a dog is smarter than its tail, but if the tail were smarter, then it would wag the dog."

                                               

Pretoria–Maputo railway

Pretoria–Maputo railway, also called Delagoa Bay railway, Iron railway and Eastern railway, is a railway that connects the city of Maputo, Mozambique, to the city of Pretoria, in South Africa. It is 567 km long, in 1067 mm gauge. The Mozambican s ...

                                               

Abdul Rahman al-Habib

Abdul Rahman Abdullah al-Habib al-Rawi is an Iraqi economist and politician, born in the city of Anah in 1920. He worked as a teacher in the academic year 1945–1946, and then received his doctorate in economics in 1956. He was Undersecretary of t ...

                                               

Al-Sahul

Al-Sahūl is both a town and a wadi located between the city of Ibb and al-Makhadir District in Ibb Governorate, Yemen. It was known as Mikhlaf as-Sahūl. Al-Sahul was called Misr al-Yaman because of its wealth on corn. It is famous for its white c ...

                                               

Child labor in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Vision 2030 was announced by Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the 30-year-old son of King Salman. The plan’s aim is to reduce Saudi Arabia’s reliance on hydrocarbons, by increasing pride in national identity and cultural heritage, p ...

                                               

Khatham

Khatham was an ancient and medieval Arab tribe which traditionally dwelt in southwestern Arabia. They took part either in cooperation or opposition to the 6th-century expedition of the Aksumite ruler Abraha against Mecca. After initial hostility, ...

                                               

Fiscal council

A fiscal council is an independent body set up by a government to evaluate its expenditure and tax policy. Typically, councils are staffed by economists and statisticians who do not have the ability to set policy, but provide advice to government ...

                                               

Max Bupa

Max Bupa Health Insurance Company Limited is an Indian health insurance company, founded in 2008. It is headquartered in New Delhi, India. It is a joint venture between Max India Limited and Bupa, a British healthcare provisioning and multi-insur ...

                                               

Primary Industries and Regions SA

Primary Industries and Regions SA, also known as Primary Industries and Regions South Australia, and the Department of Primary Industries and Regions SA, is an agency of the South Australian Government whose focus is the economic development of t ...

                                               

Outline of production

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to production: Production – act of creating use value or utility that can satisfy a want or need. The act may or may not include factors of production other than labor. Any eff ...

                                               

CUP

Cuban peso, ISO 4217 code for one of Cubas two currencies China UnionPay, a payment authorization system common in China Comparable uncontrolled price, a method used in transfer pricing

                                               

Acre (disambiguation)

Sanjak of Acre, an administrative district of Ottoman Eyalet of Damascus, between 1800 and 1918 Acre, Israel, a Mediterranean port city on the northern coastal plain of Israel The Acre, a historic property in Harrisville, New Hampshire, USA Acre ...

                                               

First International Statistical Congress

The First International Statistical Congress was held on September 19th, 1853 in Brussels, Belgium, with twenty-six countries in attendance. It was principally organised by Belgian astronomer and statistician Adolphe Quetelet, who envisioned a st ...

                                               

Amalgamated Society of Engineers (UK)

The history of the union can be traced back to the formation of the Journeymen Steam Engine, Machine Makers and Millwrights Friendly Society, in 1826, popularly known as the "Old Mechanics". Its secretary, William Allan, and another leading figur ...

                                               

Biowatch South Africa

BioWatch South Africa is a non-profit, environmental justice NGO established in 1999 that aims to achieve food sovereignty and food justice for smallholder farmers. The organizations head office is located in Durban, and their rural office locate ...

                                               

Eunice Musiime

Eunice Musiime is a Ugandan lawyer, feminist and development specialist. She is the current Executive Director of Akina Mama wa Afrika. She is also the chairperson of the Federation of Uganda Women Lawyers. In January, 01, 2005, she wrote a frame ...

                                               

Guy Kastler

Guy Kastler is a French peasant farmer, philosopher, activist for the rights of farmers and peasants, and documentary director. He is a representative of the European chapter of la Via Campesina and at French Reseau semences paysannes.

                                               

Urban renewal in Sydney

The urban renewal of Sydney is an ongoing land redevelopment process that is creating and reviving new urban centres across Sydney, Australia. Urban renewal refers to the refurbishment of derelict buildings, streets or neighbourhoods and is accom ...

                                               

Abigroup

Abigroup was established as Graham Evans & Co in 1957 as a civil engineering company within New South Wales, being renamed Abignano in 1961. In 1981 it was listed on the Australian Securities Exchange. In 1984 Abignano acquired Enacon followed in ...

                                               

Jean Monnet 2 building

The Jean Monnet 2 building is a future office complex for the European Commission under construction on Boulevard Konrad Adenauer in the European district of the Luxembourg City quarter of Kirchberg, Luxembourg. The complex is to be composed of a ...

                                               

Fremantle Fortress

Fremantle Fortress was the name given to the combined coastal defences protecting Fremantle Harbour, Western Australia, since the mid-1930s and, predominantly, during World War II. The coastal defences of the Fremantle Fortress stretched along th ...