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  • Article: The Ebola Epidemic in DRC May Be Nearing Its End, Says the World Health Organization

    The Ebola Epidemic in DRC May Be Nearing Its End, Says the World Health Organization

    From Voice of America|Feb. 10, 2020

    Coronavirus has knocked the Ebola epidemic out the spotlight — but progress is being made. Read more

  • Article: Hunger in Central Sahel Rising at Alarming Rate as Conflict Intensifies

    Hunger in Central Sahel Rising at Alarming Rate as Conflict Intensifies

    From Voice of America|Feb. 3, 2020

    Nearly 5 million people are expected to be pushed into hunger by June, according to the UN. Read more

  • Article: Children Suffer as Violence Surges in Sahel: UNICEF

    Children Suffer as Violence Surges in Sahel: UNICEF

    From Voice of America|Jan. 30, 2020

    Abductions, recruitment as child soldiers, sexual assault, and other forms of abuse are common. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Is Making Somalia's Crops Toxic

    Climate Change Is Making Somalia's Crops Toxic

    From Voice of America|Nov. 21, 2019

    The most dangerous mycotoxin was over 400 times higher than the level permitted by the EU. Read more

  • Article: The Gambia Sues Myanmar for Genocide Against Rohingya Muslims

    The Gambia Sues Myanmar for Genocide Against Rohingya Muslims

    From Voice of America|Nov. 12, 2019

    The UN has called the atrocities "a textbook case" of ethnic cleansing. Read more

  • Article: Sexually Harassed Ghanaian College Students Urged to Speak Up

    Sexually Harassed Ghanaian College Students Urged to Speak Up

    From Voice of America|Nov. 4, 2019

    A BBC documentary exposed lecturers who prey on female students. Read more

  • Article: Fear in Uganda’s Gay Community after Death Penalty Threat and Arrests

    Fear in Uganda’s Gay Community after Death Penalty Threat and Arrests

    From Voice of America|Nov. 4, 2019

    Homosexuality is illegal in Uganda, and punishable with up to life in prison. Read more

  • Article: Ebola Monitoring Suspended in South Sudan After 3 Aid Workers Were Killed

    Ebola Monitoring Suspended in South Sudan After 3 Aid Workers Were Killed

    From Voice of America|Nov. 1, 2019

    A total of 115 aid workers have been killed in South Sudan since December 2013. Read more