continental platform

continental platform

[¦känt·ən¦ent·əl ′plat‚fȯrm]
(geology)
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Release date- 29072019 - The 4th General Assembly of the Pan-African Farmers' Organization PAFO, which took place in Kigali, Rwanda on 23 July 2019, brought together some 50 delegates, including representatives from PAFO's regional bodies, to discuss the continental platform, as well as institutional, organizational and partnership challenges.
"Improvements in child nutrition in Africa have been linked to international aid, a broad scaling up of health interventions that reduced childhood illness like malaria control, vaccination coverage, HIV prevention and treatment, and water, sanitation and hygiene facilities," states the Global Childhood Report 2019.Even as Kenya leads the EAC in providing education for children, that clout withers on the continental platform. About one in five children of primary and secondary school-going age misses classes in Kenya, the 16th lowest in Africa.
Muse said that Dlamini-Zuma had encouraged the development of a continental platform for African women in the sector.
Baraza, who was part of the team which graced the 2004 finals in Tunisia terms the continental platform as an easy bridge to professional careers for the Kenyan players plying their trade locally and to those playing in the lower tiers abroad.
The president launched the first edition of Aswan Forum for Peace and Sustainable Development to be a continental platform in Aswan for political leaders, intellects, opinion leaders, peace leaders, and development partnership.
With healthy development on all fronts, ASIA FRUIT LOGISTICA confirmed its position as the unique continental platform for the growth of the fresh fruit and vegetable business across more than 20 key Asian consumer markets, Wollbold added.
The report says that floating windfarms "unleash the potential of deepwater offshore wind power, relevant for countries with limited continental platform areas, such as Japan."
Speaking at the welcome ceremony on Tuesday, Assistant Minister of Investment, Trade and Industry, Moiseraele Goya said being a youthful team, there was no set medal target because most of the athletes were first timers, with a few having tasted the continental platform before.
As a continental platform, the upcoming 2017 PIDA Week, 1014 December in Swakopmund, Namibia, will showcase the PIDA Projects under implementation and market those at financial close to investors.
Company's project manager Marcelo told the Associated Press that their studies indicated that the prawns might have died "due to the flow of deep waters coming from the continental platform, induced by currents of wind on the ocean."
United has already moved millions of passenger records to the Continental platform and has notified its frequent flyers of the upcoming change.