Africa

Baher Kamal, IPS News
“Africa’s human existence and development is under threat from the adverse impacts of climate change – its population, ecosystems and unique biodiversity will all be the major victims of global climate change.” This is how clear the Nairobi-based United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is when it comes to assessing the negative impact of...
Jeremy Scahill & Matthew Cole, The Intercept
Eric Prince, founder of the now-defunct mercenary firm Blackwater and current...
Jon Queally, staff writer
As European Union ministers in Brussels on Friday accepted a controversial plan...

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From Fambul Tok - family talk - a short film on the efforts of the extraordinary women of Sierre Leone to heal their communities, one village at a time, after a devastating decade-long civil war. A happy and peaceful Mother's Day.