New Internationalist

Articles by Ruby Diamonde

The freedom of the city

Trust between communities is being rebuilt, writes Ruby Diamonde.

  • April 1, 2016
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Close your heart, open your heart

Closing our heart to suffering suppresses our humanity, writes Ruby Diamonde.

  • March 1, 2016
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Letter from Bangui: The guardian

A sudden change in an employee’s health reveals hidden hardship to Ruby Diamonde.

  • January 1, 2016
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The revolutionary

Ruby Diamonde dines with a man on a mission to wake up his people.

  • December 1, 2015
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Letter from Bangui: Penthouse and pavement

The city is getting a facelift - but not everyone will benefit, writes Ruby Diamonde.

  • November 1, 2015
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Sisters of Joy

Giving a voice to the voiceless, Ruby Diamonde’s friend Tatiana is an inspiration.

  • October 1, 2015
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Letter from Bangui - held hostage to violence

Ruby Diamonde asks, what can be done to stem the inter-communal bloodshed that is traumatizing an entire generation?

  • June 1, 2014
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Letter from Bangui - a visit to the Ba-aka forest people

Ruby Diamonde finds out what the missionaries are up to in Central African Republic.

  • May 1, 2014
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Letter from Bangui: The long walk

Ruby Diamonde tells the story of a woman widowed by violence, trying to rebuild her life in Central African Republic.

  • April 1, 2014
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Country Profile: Central African Republic

The UN says it is at risk of descending into complete chaos. Ruby Diamonde provides an overview of a country in crisis.

  • December 1, 2013
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