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Ebola crisis could set progress in Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone back a decade

Thursday, September 18th, 2014 Posted in ebola | No Comments »

[caption id="attachment_2851" align="alignleft" width="315"] Source:Getty image[/caption] As UNSC convenes for emergency meeting in New York, international community must do more to prevent health catastrophe Thursday 18th September, 2014: As the UN Security Council meets today for only the second time in history ...

Centrafrique: risque de crise alimentaire avec la paralysie du commerce (ONG)

Monday, February 17th, 2014 Posted in CAR, Français | No Comments »

BANGUI, ll fév 2014 (AFP) - La fuite forcée de nombreux commerçants de Centrafrique, pour la plupart des musulmans fuyant exactions et pillages dont ils sont les cibles, "fait craindre une crise alimentaire majeure" dans le pays, ont averti mardi plusieurs organisations internationales ...

Division is plunging Central African Republic into food crisis

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014 Posted in CAR, English | No Comments »

[caption id="attachment_2374" align="aligncenter" width="507"] Around Bangui’s main market, the signs of an exodus were everywhere. Market stalls stood bare. Dozens of trucks full of people, stacked high with their life’s belonging, were on the road. Below them streets were lined ...

Malians want a government they can trust

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014 Posted in English, Mali | No Comments »

Trust, confidence, dignity.  These are words that come up repeatedly when I ask people in crisis-stricken northern Mali what they want from their new government.  Malians want a government they can trust, they want officials worthy of their confidence, and ...