Category Archives: Food

Children Flee, Fight Amid Congo’s Growing Kasai Violence

DAKAR Congo’s Kasai region is the latest deadly hotspot in the vast Central African country that has had violent rebellions for decades. Once again, children are among the most vulnerable victims.

Well over 1 million …

Children Flee, Fight Amid Congo’s Growing Kasai Violence

DAKAR Congo’s Kasai region is the latest deadly hotspot in the vast Central African country that has had violent rebellions for decades. Once again, children are among the most vulnerable victims.

Well over 1 million …

Research Points to Ecological Costs of ‘Unethical’ Chocolate

LONDON � Your afternoon chocolate bar may be fueling climate change, destroying protected forests and threatening elephants, chimpanzees and hippos in West Africa, research suggests.

Well-known brands, such as Mars and Nestle, are buying through …

New USAID Chief Visits Sudan as Sanctions Deadline Nears

KHARTOUM � U.S. President Donald Trump’s new aid chief, Mark Green, kicked off an African tour in Sudan on Sunday, where he will assess whether Khartoum has done enough to get help into conflict areas …

News in Brief 24 August 2017 (PM)

UN welcomes report on Myanmar’s Rakhine State

The United Nations has welcomed the release of a report on finding lasting solutions to the crisis in Rakhine State in Myanmar.

The western state has seen deadly …