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The aftermath of conflict captured beautifully
The aftermath of conflict captured beautifully
Trauma, Healing and Hope is an exhibition combining audiovisual material about survivors of conflict and trauma and 50 photographs by award-winning...
Glencore to cooperate with US justice dept probe
Glencore to cooperate with US justice dept probe
Glencore has said it will cooperate and provide the documents requested for an investigation by the US justice department (DOJ).
The faces behind SA’s citizenship nightmare
The faces behind SA’s citizenship nightmare
Florette and Nsongoni Mulowayi arrived in South Africa from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) as refugees in the early 2000s and subsequently became permanent residents....
Using UN troops to make countries more stable can be a risky business
Using UN troops to make countries more stable can be a risky business
In 2017 56 UN peacekeepers were killed in malicious acts such as when they were deliberately attacked, the most fatalities of that kind since 1994. All but one...
Congolese doctor helps Yazidi women overcome rape stigma
Congolese doctor helps Yazidi women overcome rape stigma
At the Yazidi minority's holiest site in Iraq, Congolese gynaecologist Denis Mukwege pays homage to a spiritual leader who has decreed women raped...
How sub-Saharan Africa can harness its big electricity opportunities
How sub-Saharan Africa can harness its big electricity opportunities
Electricity lifts people out of poverty and improves their health and standards of living. Yet 1.3 billion of the world’s people don’t have...
68.5 million people displaced worldwide — UN
68.5 million people displaced worldwide — UN
A record 68.5 million people have been forced flee their homes due to war, violence and persecution, notably in places like Myanmar and Syria, the...
M-Pesa ushers in a new wave of banking infrastructure in Africa
M-Pesa ushers in a new wave of banking infrastructure in Africa
Africa is the fastest-growing banking market by population size, and is a cornerstone of market growth for companies able to tap into its...
Ebola vaccine put to the test in DRC
Ebola vaccine put to the test in DRC
The first case of Ebola ever recorded, in 1976, was near the Ebola River in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), which flows into the Congo...
DRC Ebola outbreak on 'epidemiological knife edge' — WHO
DRC Ebola outbreak on 'epidemiological knife edge' — WHO
An Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has a clear "potential to expand", the World Health Organisation (WHO) warned on Wednesday,...
World Health Organisation worried as Ebola emerges in urban area
World Health Organisation worried as Ebola emerges in urban area
The World Health Organisation (WHO) released a
WHO to administer experimental Ebola vaccines in the Congo
WHO to administer experimental Ebola vaccines in the Congo
On Sunday, the World Health Organisation (WHO) announced that it will be administering experimental vaccines to help combat the spread of the Ebola...

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