#Central Africa

  • 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: 460 Adolescent Girls Are Infected With HIV Daily: UNAIDS Report

    460 Adolescent Girls Are Infected With HIV Daily: UNAIDS Report

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 16, 2019

    Some 50 girls aged between 10 and 19 die from AIDS-related causes every day. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Woman Changing West and Central Africa, One Child's Smile at a Time

    Meet the Woman Changing West and Central Africa, One Child's Smile at a Time

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 11, 2019

    Nkeiruka Obi left her high-powered job as a banker to become a children’s rights ambassador. Read more

  • Article: West African States Unite to Fight the 'Ebola' of Root Crops

    West African States Unite to Fight the 'Ebola' of Root Crops

    From Voice of America|July 9, 2018

    The viral disease could condemn millions to hunger. Read more

  • Article: Ending Child Marriage Could Bring $60B Annually to West and Central Africa: Report

    Ending Child Marriage Could Bring $60B Annually to West and Central Africa: Report

    By Carlotta Mohamed|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Oct. 25, 2017

    Four in 10 ten girls in the region are married before the age of 18, UNICEF says. Read more

  • Article: Former CEO of Invisible Children, Inc. talks activism, child soldiers, and Joseph Kony

    Former CEO of Invisible Children, Inc. talks activism, child soldiers, and Joseph Kony

    By Caryn Carver|Feb. 12, 2016

    Global Citizen sat down with activist Ben Keesey. Here's what he said. Read more