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Get out of your armchair and DO something to help others!
Get out of your armchair and DO something to help others!
As we kick into high gear to celebrate the centenary of Mandela, there is also a need to pause and reflect. As hundreds of projects under the...
Mauritania’s slavery problem
Mauritania’s slavery problem
Tim Fish Hodgson & Simphiwe Sidu in Nouakchott
This is what life is like in the world's last country to ban slavery
This is what life is like in the world's last country to ban slavery
In 1981, Mauritania made slavery illegal, the last country in the world to do so. Nonetheless, tens of thousands of people – mostly from the...
Eritrea's new normal: The tragedy and the struggle for change
Eritrea's new normal: The tragedy and the struggle for change
Thousands of African refugees and migrants are trapped in Libya, where they are exposed to enslavement, torture and rape. A vast network of...
Nigerians relive Libyan nightmare
Nigerians relive Libyan nightmare
On October 3, a charter plane carrying 140 Nigerians took off from Tripoli, Libya. A few hours later, it touched down at the Murtala Muhammed...
[Video]Slavery in Libya
[Video]Slavery in Libya
We look at how African men are being auctioned and being sold off to smugglers for as little as $400 as part of Libya's slave trade
Slavery dominates discussion at AU-EU Summit
Slavery dominates discussion at AU-EU Summit
Modern-day slave markets in Libya were on the lips of African and European leaders at the opening of a joint two-day summit of their continental...
A tale of human traffickers and Libyan slave markets
A tale of human traffickers and Libyan slave markets
Hundreds of African refugees are being bought and sold in "slave markets" across Libya every week, a human trafficker has told Al Jazeera, with...
How the EU is responsible for slavery in Libya
How the EU is responsible for slavery in Libya
Migrants and refugees being sold into...
Evacuate migrants enslaved in Libya, urges France's Macron
Evacuate migrants enslaved in Libya, urges France's Macron
Emmanuel Macron told university students during a wide-ranging speech in Ouagadougou that he would give details of his rescue proposal at the...
Plenty to discuss as African, European leaders meet in Abidjan
Plenty to discuss as African, European leaders meet in Abidjan
There was no room left at Abidjan’s inns, so many presidents who were personally received by Ivorian president Alassane Ouattara when they landed...
On travelling alone across the black Atlantic
On travelling alone across the black Atlantic
On my last night in “the colony” before journeying to Brazil, a rare thunderstorm strikes the Western Cape.

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