Africa

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Global water shortages, exacerbated by human-caused climate change, are likely to spur conflict and migration across the Middle East, central Asia, and Africa—all while negatively impacting regional economies, according to a new World Bank report published Tuesday. Rising demand combined with increasingly "erratic and uncertain" supply could...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
An international effort by the U.S., the European Union, and other donors to...
Baher Kamal, IPS News
“Africa’s human existence and development is under threat from the adverse...

Further

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.