A suicide attack at a United Nations base in northern Mali has killed three civilians and seriously injured nine UN peacekeepers. 175 more words
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Mbow, Cheikh; Brandt, Martin; Ouedraogo, Issa; de Leeuw, Jan; Marshall, Michael. 2015. “What Four Decades of Earth Observation Tell Us about Land Degradation in the Sahel?” … 214 more words
Peace negotiations appear to have stalled in the West African nation of Mali, after negotiators underestimate the resolve of Tuareg rebels.
Peacetime does not appear to be returning to Mali in the near future after negotiations have stalled with Tuareg rebels. 342 more words
On Monday 23 March US President Obama released a video addressing Nigerians about the upcoming national elections. The nature and context of this video are quite interesting. 2,413 more words
A pilot programme supported by UNICEF and partners has started leveraging the care of mothers to fight malnutrition. The programme distributes bracelets to monitor the growth of their child. 17 more words