Africa: 'We Fight With Each Other Over Water': Rivers Run Dry in Mozambique
In the absence of basic sanitation, life in rural Mozambique during the dry season involves a relentless cycle of arduous journeys to collect water unfit for drinking. The struggle… Read more »
January 31, 2017
Africa: AU Speaks Out on Trump - 'You Took Us as Slaves, Now Ban Refugees'
Chad’s foreign minister has been elected as the new chair of the African Union Commission, pledging to place development and security at the top of his agenda and streamline… Read more »
June 30, 2016
West Africa: Violence Around Lake Chad is Leading Nowhere - Just Deepening Divides
The male recovery ward in the hospital is all in blue: blue sheets, pillows, curtains. Outside, the temperature hovers around 40 degrees: inside, large fans keep the air moving.… Read more »
June 21, 2016
Sierra Leone: Mass Graves Beckon for Homeless and Destitute Dead
Volunteers calling themselves the Death and Destitute Organisation bury Freetown's unidentified bodies, frustrated by lack of action by the authorities Read more »
Madagascar: Vanilla Farmers Face Volatile Times After Poor Harvest
It is early morning in Analakely market, the bustling heart of Antananarivo, Madagascar’s capital city. Read more »
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