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Ghana Now Has Its First Outbreak of Deadly Marburg Virus

GizModo VR

This week, World Health Organization officials announced that the African nation of Ghana is now experiencing its first documented outbreak of Marburg. A deadly cousin of the Ebola virus has made its way to a new part of the world. At least two people have contracted the disease so far, both of whom have died. Read more.

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#1158: Searching for Post-Colonial Identity in an Experimental Oral Knowledge & Multi-Media Project “Ghana Airways”

Voices of VR

Ghana Airways by Hakeem Adam was shown at IDFA DocLab 2022 as an experimental, non-linear audio installation with accompanying visuals, but it is also available online on Bandcamp as a linear, one-hour, 3-part audio series. I wanted to highlight a couple of quotes from Adam’s writing about Ghana Airways to provide a bit more context:

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How Coca-Cola, Unilever, and Others Delay Action on Plastic

GizModo VR

An investigation published Friday by Bloomberg documents how one initiative in Ghana was used by some of the world’s biggest plastic producers to battle against threats of plastic bans, while… Read more. When a huge plastic producer like Coca-Cola says it’s working to solve the plastic crisis, what does that really look like?

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“Ghana Makes a Splash in the Virtual World: Explore African Diaspora Culture!”


The African Diaspora is a vibrant global community of millions, formed from the displacement and migrations of its members throughout history. Its ties go both within Africa itself, as well as across the world, forming strong connections through travel, music, and fashion.

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‘Back Home | Ghana’ Celebrates the Rich Culture of the African Diaspora in VR


The African Diaspora is community of millions globally, and connected by travel, music, and fashion. Their families come from across Africa, speak countless languages, and.

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Twitter is testing Notes, a new longform format

Mashable VR

The feature is currently being tested by a small selection of writers based in the US, Canada, the UK, and Ghana, with the trial expected to run for two months. "With Notes, the goal is to fill in that missing piece and help writers find whatever type of success they desire."

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