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Wanted: Ugandan Chefsi
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Serginho Roosblad
August 04, 2015 8:08 PM
As the middle class and tourism industry grow in Uganda, so too do the number of restaurants and high-end hotels. However the owners of these establishments have often had to recruit executive chefs from neighboring countries like Kenya and Tanzania, because there has been a shortage of well-trained kitchen personnel in Uganda. Slowly but surly, this is changing. Serginho Roosblad has more on the story from Kampala.
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Video Wanted: Ugandan Chefs

As the middle class and tourism industry grow in Uganda, so too do the number of restaurants and high-end hotels. However the owners of these establishments have often had to recruit executive chefs from neighboring countries like Kenya and Tanzania, because there has been a shortage of well-trained kitchen personnel in Uganda. Slowly but surly, this is changing. Serginho Roosblad has more on the story from Kampala.
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Video Scientists Test Different Ways for Saving Rhinos

The African rhino is a seriously endangered species — and one subspecies, the northern white rhinoceros — is on the brink of extinction. After the recent death of a female, only four northern white rhinos remain alive. Only one of them is a male. VOA’s George Putic reports that scientists are using two distinct strategies to save them.
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Secretary of State John Kerry is promoting the benefits of the proposed 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement that would involve about 40 percent of global trade. VOA State Department Correspondent Pam Dockins is with the secretary in Singapore.
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