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October 05, 2017
Central Africa: The Attempt to Replenish Lake Chad's Water May Fail Again. Here's Why
The Transaqua Project is a big, ambitious initiative to replenish the waters of Lake Chad, a fresh water inland lake in Central Africa. Read more »
March 23, 2017
Chad: Moment of Truth for Chadian Dictator Convicted of Crimes Against Humanity
On May 30, 2016 an ad hoc tribunal in Dakar found the former Chadian head of state Hissène Habré guilty of crimes against humanity, war crimes, and torture. Part… Read more »
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