Africa

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
An international effort by the U.S., the European Union, and other donors to protect Africa's equatorial rainforests is failing and requires a radical change to conserve wildlife and protect surrounding communities, a new report has found. Despite the high cost of the project, which received hundreds of millions from international donors,...
Baher Kamal, IPS News
“Africa’s human existence and development is under threat from the adverse...
Jeremy Scahill & Matthew Cole, The Intercept
Eric Prince, founder of the now-defunct mercenary firm Blackwater and current...

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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.