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Forced from their forests, Cameroon's female pygmies bear brunt of alcohol abuse

Forced from their forests, Cameroon's female pygmies bear brunt of alcohol abuse

Driven from their ancestral lands by logging and mining firms, many of the Baka are turning to alcohol to cope

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 19 mai 2017
FEATURE-Armed with smartphones, Cameroon forest defenders take on illegal loggers

FEATURE-Armed with smartphones, Cameroon forest defenders take on illegal loggers

Involving local communities in reporting forest crime can be an effective way to curb it, experts say

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 3 février 2017
African youth blame politicians for conflicts, crises: UN poll

African youth blame politicians for conflicts, crises: UN poll

« It is so crucial, and even urgent for the leaders to heed the voices of the youth, if we are to silence the guns »

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 16 juin 2016
Cameroon fights flooding by turning plastic waste into jobs

Cameroon fights flooding by turning plastic waste into jobs

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation    Author: Elias Ntungwe Ngalame   YAOUNDE, Cameroon, April 26 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Retired Cameroonian footballer Roger Milla is already famous for being …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 26 avril 2016
Solar power, text messages fight maternal deaths in rural Cameroon

Solar power, text messages fight maternal deaths in rural Cameroon

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation    Author: Elias Ntungwe Ngalame   IDENAU, Cameroon, April 12 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Julianna Senze, 40, had been in heavy labour for eight …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 12 avril 2016
Nigeria sends Chibok parents to see if suicide bomber is missing schoolgirl

Nigeria sends Chibok parents to see if suicide bomber is missing schoolgirl

  Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation    Author: Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani   ABUJA, Nigeria, March 26 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The Nigerian government is sending parents from the Chibok community of …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 27 mars 2016
Food aid reaches thousands uprooted by Boko Haram in Chad - U.N.

Food aid reaches thousands uprooted by Boko Haram in Chad - U.N.

  Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation    Author: Kieran Guilbert   DAKAR, Feb 16 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The successful delivery of food aid to thousands of people uprooted by Boko …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 16 février 2016
Boko Haram violence forces one million children out of school - U.N.

Boko Haram violence forces one million children out of school - U.N.

      Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation  Author: Kieran Guilbert   DAKAR, Dec 22 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Violence in northeast Nigeria and neighbouring countries targeted by Boko Haram has …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 22 décembre 2015
Many northeast Nigeria schools reopen despite fear of attacks - U.N.

Many northeast Nigeria schools reopen despite fear of attacks - U.N.

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation Author: Kieran Guilbert     DAKAR, Dec 1 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Hundreds of schools in northeast Nigeria have reopened for the first time …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 1 décembre 2015
Boko Haram attacks creating major hunger crisis in Lake Chad area-WFP

Boko Haram attacks creating major hunger crisis in Lake Chad area-WFP

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation   Author: Emma Batha       LONDON, Sept 11 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – New Boko Haram attacks have created a major hunger crisis in …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 12 septembre 2015
Nigerians flee to Cameroon, Niger, Boko Haram attack border towns – UNHCR

Nigerians flee to Cameroon, Niger, Boko Haram attack border towns – UNHCR

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation   Author: Joseph D’Urso     LONDON, July 21 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The conflict between Boko Haram and the Nigerian government is displacing thousands …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 22 juillet 2015
Boko Haram uses children as human bombs, commits"heinous crimes" – UN

Boko Haram uses children as human bombs, commits"heinous crimes" – UN

  Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation   Author: Magdalena Mis     LONDON, April 1 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Boko Haram Islamist militants in northern Nigeria are using children as human bombs …

Par Magda Mis, le 3 avril 2015
Solar water system douses risks in Cameroon's arid north

Solar water system douses risks in Cameroon's arid north

  Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation   Author: Elias Ntungwe Ngalame     MINDIF, Cameroon, March 24 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – A pioneering solar-powered water distribution system is improving access to potable …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 24 mars 2015
Niger lifts refugee camp ban as record numbers flee Boko Haram

Niger lifts refugee camp ban as record numbers flee Boko Haram

DAKAR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The Niger government has lifted a ban on refugee camps in the south of the country as record numbers flee Boko Haram attacks in neighbouring …

Par Misha Hussain, le 27 janvier 2015
Africa can end hunger by 2025 with effective policies - FAO official

Africa Africa can end hunger by 2025 with effective policies - FAO official

ROME (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Africa could eliminate hunger by 2025 if countries embraced effective policies on job creation, political stability and social protection, a U.N. official said on Thursday. …

Par Chris Arsenault, le 23 janvier 2015
Soggy weather takes a bite out of cocoa income in Cameroon

Cameroun Soggy weather takes a bite out of cocoa income in Cameroon

    KUMBA, Cameroon (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – As the world’s fifth-largest cocoa producer, Cameroon should be reaping the benefits of the growing global appetite for high-quality chocolate. But farmers …

Par Elias Ntungwe Ngalame, le 3 décembre 2014
A Prize is Only As Good as Those Who Enter

A Prize is Only As Good as Those Who Enter

Lizzy Attree has a PhD from SOAS, University of London, on “The Literary Responses to HIV and AIDS from South Africa and Zimbabwe from 1990-2005”. Her collection of interviews with …

Par Kola Tubosun, le 26 novembre 2014