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GHANA: Annan’s body arrives in Accra

GHANA: Annan’s body arrives in Accra

The body of the late United Nations (UN) Secretary General, Busumuru Kofi Annan, yesterday arrived in Accra, Ghana.

Par Today Newspaper, le 11 septembre 2018
CRIME - Libya exposed as an epicentre for migrant child abuse

CRIME - Libya exposed as an epicentre for migrant child abuse

By Rose Graham The United Nations has warned that large numbers of children are still risking their lives to make the dangerous journey from Libya to Italy. Unicef says almost …

Par Rose P. Graham, le 1 mars 2017
Opinion - On the Gambia, Africa is late

Opinion - On the Gambia, Africa is late

    By Paul Onomuakpokpo   It is far from convincing that Yahya Jammeh changed his mind over the Gambian presidential poll in protest against a flawed electoral process with …

Par The Guardian, le 19 décembre 2016
Credible Democracy Is Rooted In Free & Fair Elections -Annan

Credible Democracy Is Rooted In Free & Fair Elections -Annan

A former United Nations (UN) Secretary-General, Kofi Annan, says democracy that lacks credibility cannot be called democracy, and that credible democracy is important, as it wheels the trust and confidence …

Par The Chronicle, le 29 juin 2016
People with albinism risk "extinction" in Malawi, says UN officialSource: Thomson

People with albinism risk "extinction" in Malawi, says UN officialSource: Thomson

  Reuters Foundation    Author: Sebastien Malo   NEW YORK, April 29 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – People with albinism in Malawi are at risk of « systemic extinction » due to relentless …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 30 avril 2016
Record-breaking levels of harvest-time hunger in South Sudan, says U.N.

Record-breaking levels of harvest-time hunger in South Sudan, says U.N.

      Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation    Author: Katy Migiro     NAIROBI, April 5 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – A record 5.8 million people in South Sudan or half …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 5 avril 2016
Thousands may die from drought in Somalia unless donors give more - U.N.

Thousands may die from drought in Somalia unless donors give more - U.N.

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation    Author: Katy Migiro   NAIROBI, March 31 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Thousands of people in northern Somalia may die as a result of …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 31 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
South Sudanese commanders use child soldiers as "cannon fodder"

South Sudanese commanders use child soldiers as "cannon fodder"

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation   Author: Katy Migiro   NAIROBI, Dec 15 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – More than a dozen senior commanders and officials who children say recruited …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 16 décembre 2015
Kenya and Ethiopia vow to turn conflict-ridden border into trade hub

Kenya and Ethiopia vow to turn conflict-ridden border into trade hub

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation   Author: Katy Migiro   MOYALE, Kenya, Dec 7 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The leaders of Kenya and Ethiopia promised on Monday to create …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 8 décembre 2015
Surge in robberies and violence threaten aid to crisis-hit South Sudan - U.N.

Surge in robberies and violence threaten aid to crisis-hit South Sudan - U.N.

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation Author: Katy Migiro   NAIROBI, Nov 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Aid workers in South Sudan have been hit by a surge in violent …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 23 novembre 2015
Violence, hunger, poverty stalk troubled Burundi, many flee homes

Violence, hunger, poverty stalk troubled Burundi, many flee homes

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation Author: Katy Migiro   NAIROBI, Nov 18 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Political violence, a shrinking economy and biting aid cuts are worsening poverty and …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 19 novembre 2015
Attacks against albinos rise in Africa as elections approach

Attacks against albinos rise in Africa as elections approach

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation Author: Magdalena Mis   LONDON, Oct 15 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Attacks on albinos in Africa are on the rise, linked to a growing …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 16 octobre 2015
For green, comfortable homes, Mali turns to mud

Society For green, comfortable homes, Mali turns to mud

Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 2 février 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
Haiti political crisis stalls homebuilding for quake survivors

Feature Haiti political crisis stalls homebuilding for quake survivors

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Jan 8 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Five years after an earthquake flattened much of Haiti’s capital Port-au-Prince and destroyed Guiyolette Fenfen’s home, the 29-year-old is still living in a …

Par Anastasia Moloney, le 9 janvier 2015
Herders with machine guns intensify South Sudan land, food woes

South Sudan Herders with machine guns intensify South Sudan land, food woes

ROME, Jan 2 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Tensions are rising in South Sudan as displaced pastoralists migrate onto lands occupied by farming communities, stoking a new series of conflicts in …

Par Chris Arsenault, le 3 janvier 2015
West African artists urge French-speaking nations to act on Ebola

West African artists urge French-speaking nations to act on Ebola

        DAKAR, Nov 26 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – West African artists have urged heads of state holding a French-speaking nations’ summit in Dakar this weekend to take …

Par Misha Hussain, le 27 novembre 2014