Africa is a proper noun. Africa is (1) the second largest continent; located south of Europe and bordered to the west by the South Atlantic and to the east by the Indian Ocean.
The following articles provide more information about the proper noun Africa.
Africa is the second largest continent on earth, and it consists of 53 countries. Its natural resources include gold, diamonds, and copper. Visit this site to find a printable map of Africa.
Located on the Western Cape of South Africa, Cape Town was developed as a supply station for the Dutch East India Company. It was established in 1652 by Jan van Riebeeck as the first permanent European settlement in South Africa.
The country of Egypt is located in northeastern Africa. Visit this site to learn about the geography, climate, and cities of Egypt. You will also find a printable map and travel and tourism information.
BAE Systems is a global company engaged in the development, delivery and support of advanced defense and aerospace systems in the air, on land, and at sea. They are the #1 defense company in Europe and have branches in the U.S., Australia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, the UK, Sweden, and the U.S. The website describes company and the many products that it produces.
This website brings together conference organizers and academics. The website is based in South Africa and lists conferences around the world, by subject and by location. Organizers can list a conference for free, and academics can subscribe to a free email alert system.
Fujitsu is a Japanese IT vendor that sells consumer and business computing products in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. They offer a full range of products from platforms to servers and workstations, software, training, licensing, and help upgrading products as necessary. All of the information about the company and products is on the site.
Located in the Indian Ocean off the southeast coast of Africa, the country of Madagascar consists of the world's fourth largest island surrounded by a number of smaller islands. Many of Madagascar's wildlife species are endemic to these islands.
The following articles provide recent Africa-related news.
Native forests make up 1percent of the landscape in South Africa but could play a key role in reducing atmospheric carbon and identifying sustainable development practices that can be used globally to counter climate change.
Science Daily. Wednesday, 19 Jun 2019 13:03:09 EDT.
With the 2019 African Cup of Nations set to kick off in Egypt this month, here's a preview of what to expect, who will be competing at the business stage of AFCON 2019, and which players are worth keeping an eye on in Egypt this summer.
By Steve Price, Contributor. Forbes. Tuesday, 18 Jun 2019 14:07:39 +0000.
Amid the recent surge of migrants traveling to the U.S. from Central America, groups of travelers from Africa have also been arriving at the southern border.
ABC News. Monday, 17 Jun 2019 17:28:45 -0400.
The latest outbreak has killed nearly 1,400 people in Democratic Republic of the Congo, but new cases in neighboring Uganda have raised further concern at the World Health Organization.
Scott Neuman. NPR. Thursday, 13 Jun 2019 05:37:00 -0400.
Spain's coast guard said it rescued on Wednesday 49 migrants from an overcrowded boat adrift in the Mediterranean for nearly two days after it left North Africa headed for Europe.
The Local. Thursday, 13 Jun 2019 09:38:03 +0200.