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When a house is not a home

On the matter of decent housing, the government turns a deaf ear to poorer citizens, while bending over backwards to help the wealthy. Lindsey Collen, who penned this column from 2006 to 2007, returns with a one-off letter.

Filed in: Mauritius

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The sum of our disappointments

In Cairo, normality is something of a heroic enterprise, Maria Golia explains.

Filed in: Egypt

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Beirut, my city

Green shoots of hope spring up among the rubble of discontent, writes Reem Haddad.

Filed in: Lebanon

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The most forgotten

Ruby Diamonde travels to the bush in search of an answer to a difficult question.

Filed in: Central African Republic, Politics and Society

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The language of peacekeeping

The importance of communication should not be underestimated, writes Ruby Diamonde.

Filed in: Central African Republic, Language, Peace and UN

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The freedom of the city

Trust between communities is being rebuilt, writes Ruby Diamonde.

Filed in: Central African Republic, Cities, Conflict and Society

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Close your heart, open your heart

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

Filed in: Central African Republic, Ethics and Society

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Letter from Bangui: The guardian

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

Filed in: Central African Republic and Health

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The revolutionary

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

Filed in: Central African Republic and Society

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Letter from Bangui: Penthouse and pavement

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

Filed in: Central African Republic and Cities

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Sisters of Joy

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

Filed in: Central African Republic, Society and Women

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