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Thursday 15 April 2010

>> Angola’s first health newspaper Jornal da Saúde de Angola was launched on March 11. A joint initiative by the country’s health ministry and Angola Doctors Order (OMA), the monthly newspaper’s 21,000 copies will be distributed free.

>> Learning about the Amazon’s biodiversity has become easier with the inauguration of the Museum of the Amazon near the jungle metro - polis of Manaos in Brazil. Scenic overlooks, giant aquariums and hanging walkways in the treetops give visitors an opportunity for direct observation.

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