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UN and Africa: focus on Sahel and South Sudan

Families fled their home in north-east Nigeria in fear of the militant group Boko Haram. They do not live in camps but are seeking refuge in local communities across the border, in Niger. File Photo: OCHA/Franck Kuwonu.

“Time running out" to stop terrorism's spread across the Sahel Time is "running out" to find and implement solutions to the spread of terrorist groups and their extremist ideology across Africa's Sahel region.…

17 Aug 2017 / Listen /

UN and Africa: focus on South Sudan force, DRC atrocities, Eritrea development

A former site for internally displaced persons (IDPs) near Kalemie, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) was burned down when it was attacked by a militia group in early July. Credit: OCHA/Ivo Brandau

Arrival of South Sudan force allows peacekeepers to patrol "insecure roads" The arrival of a UN regional force in…

10 Aug 2017 / Listen /

UN and Africa: focus on South Sudan peace process, mental health in Somalia and Sudan’s child soldiers

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Engagement of regional countries "good thing" for South Sudan peace process The engagement of countries in eastern Africa in…

3 Aug 2017 / Listen /

UN and Africa: focus on North-east Nigeria, UN camps in South Sudan and solar energy in Nigeria

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North-east Nigeria's problems principally due to "development failures" North-east Nigeria's problems are principally due to long-term "development failures", compounded…

27 Jul 2017 / Listen /
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