#Cameroon

  • Article: 'Plastic Man': This Cameroonian Activist Is Working to End Plastic Pollution in His Community

    'Plastic Man': This Cameroonian Activist Is Working to End Plastic Pollution in His Community

    By Joe McCarthy|June 8, 2020

    Forbi Perise is leading local conservation efforts. Read more

  • Feature: This Activist Wants to End Maternal and Infant Deaths in Cameroon
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    This Activist Wants to End Maternal and Infant Deaths in Cameroon

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 22, 2019

    Alain Nteff is one of the young finalists in the running to win at the Global Citizen Prize. Read more

  • Article: 90% of Primary Schools in North-West and South-West Cameroon Remain Closed

    90% of Primary Schools in North-West and South-West Cameroon Remain Closed

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 7, 2019

    Hundreds of thousands of students are missing out on education due to conflict. Read more

  • Article: There Are At Least 20 Cases of Government Forces Killing Disabled People in Cameroon War: Report

    There Are At Least 20 Cases of Government Forces Killing Disabled People in Cameroon War: Report

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 6, 2019

    As the war in Cameroon continues, Human Rights Watch says people with disabilities are being abused. Read more

  • Article: Conflict Forces Cameroon's Drought-Hit Farmers to Become 'Food Beggars'

    Conflict Forces Cameroon's Drought-Hit Farmers to Become 'Food Beggars'

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 30, 2019

    The conflict has left at least 1,850 people dead and more than half a million displaced. Read more

  • Article: Foreign Aid Is Falling 'Alarmingly' Short, Humanitarian Organization Warns

    Foreign Aid Is Falling 'Alarmingly' Short, Humanitarian Organization Warns

    By Sushmita Roy|July 18, 2019

    Aid organizations have received just 27% of the funding they need to address humanitarian crises. Read more

  • Article: Childish Gambino's Choreographer Is Showing Up for Young African Farmers in a Big Way

    Childish Gambino's Choreographer Is Showing Up for Young African Farmers in a Big Way

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 29, 2019

    Sherrie Silver is on a mission to “make agriculture cool.” Read more

  • Article: The 78 Students Kidnapped in Cameroon Have Safely Returned Home

    The 78 Students Kidnapped in Cameroon Have Safely Returned Home

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 8, 2018

    The children reported they were fed and taken care of while in captivity. Read more