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Alessio Perrone reports on Algeria’s marginalized Kabylia region, where a minority’s struggle has spilled...

Residents from a coastal village in the Gambia are suing a Chinese-owned fishmeal plant accused of pollution, writes...

Whatever his shortcomings, Ramaphosa is probably the last chance for the older generation of ANC leadership to make good on...

Farmers and cattle herders in West Cameroon are finding new ways to solve long-running conflicts over access to land and...

Liz McDaid and Makoma Lekalakaka in front of the country’s only nuclear power station – Koeberg.

Makoma Lekalakala and Liz McDaid won the Goldman Environmental Prize for stopping a secret nuclear deal...

Alessio Perrone meets the activists fighting to shine light on human rights abuses during Egypt’s dark days...

The record of Zimbabwe's new President is not re-assuring for  Zimbabweans interested in human rights...

Alfred Kelfala, part of the roving Freetown Ebola burial team, puts on a safety suit before burying a corpse, 2015.

How humanity may have triggered Ebola outbreaks. By Katie McQue.

The Turkana are a nomadic people, mainly based near Lake Turkana in north-west Kenya. Photo: Filiberto Strazzari, CC-BY-2.0

In East Africa, traditional lifestyles are bringing nomads into conflict with states, writes Maina...

The new Turkish humanitarians

Jamal Osman reports on the rise of the new humanitarians in Somalia.

Fake Medicines

Lea Surugue reports on the dramatic rise of heart disease in Africa and the corresponding crisis of fake...

Almost any Libyan can tell you the story of a relative or friend imprisoned, tortured, exiled or simply disappeared. ...

Promised plantation jobs, five years later these Mozambicans are still waiting, discovers Nils Adler....

The Gambia: democracy under threat

Political rivalries have increasingly taken an ethnic hue in the West African country. James Courtright...

A migrant’s death provokes soul searching in Madrid. Sarah Babiker reports

F.A. Cole at Women Safe Institute, January 2018. Photo: Kyle G. Brown

Without proper care, the value of post-FGM reconstructive surgery can be limited. Kyle G. Brown reports.

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