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3 hrs ago | EurActiv.com
The international aid effort in the Central African Republic is beset by strategic ambiguity, unclear objectives, funding shortfalls, incompetent administration, and failing political will according to Father Aurelio Gazzera, a Carmelite priest, peace mediator and blogger working in the country.
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10 hrs ago | Muslimah Media Watch
The predominantly Kurdish southeastern region of Turkey has the highest number of female mayors after the March 30 elections, partly because of a quota for women in the popular pro-Kurdish Peace and Democracy Party .
14 hrs ago | AlertNet
An internally displaced Muslim boy stands in front of his mother who is carrying another child in the town of Boda April 15, 2014 REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic BODA, Central African Republic, April 18 - In normal times, the rickety wooden bridges at each end of the red-dirt main street in Boda were gateways to shops and a bustling market in the ... (more)
21 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com
It was a haunting discovery: a terrified 11-year-old girl cowering in the corner of a ransacked house three days after her village had been attacked in a horrific act of ethnic cleansing.
Retirement means days of relaxation and fun-filled travel for many, but not for Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick, the archbishop emeritus of Washington, who returned last week from a State Department mission to a war-torn part of Africa.
African peacekeeping mission troops known as MISCA, listen to U.S. ambassador to the UN Samantha Power in Bangui, Central African Republic, on April 9, 2014.
A sick internally displaced child lies in a house in the town of Boda, Central African Republic, April 15, 2014.
The children paralyzed are in two distant parts of the country. So the virus may have spread widely across the small nation.
The Security Council has approved my proposal to deploy a United Nations peacekeeping mission to the Central African Republic - opening the way for 10,000 troops and almost 2,000 police to bring a semblance of order to a nation in ruins.
Democratic Republic of Congo's information minister has expressed concern that the conflict in neighboring Central African Republic could threaten security of the entire region.
Western ambassadors on the U.N. Security Council demanded an end to what they said was Russia's false propaganda and "fantasy narrative" on the escalating crisis in Ukraine, warning that such distortions could inflame the volatile situation.
The diplomat who was president of the U.N. Security Council in April 1994 apologized Wednesday for the council's refusal to recognize that genocide was taking place in Rwanda and for doing nothing to halt the slaughter of more than one million people.
FOR THE PAST year, life in the Central African Republic has been steadily spinning out of control.Since the Seleka-or "alliance"-rebellion overturned the government in March 2013, there has been widespread insecurity and chaos.
Geneva, 16 April 2014 - As instability and violence continue to plague the Central African Republic, UNHCR and 14 other humanitarian agencies are asking donors to fund emergency operations in support of the growing number of people who have been fleeing from CAR since December last year.
Jasmine Marino-Fiandaca, a self-described "girl next door," is challenging stereotypes regarding sex slavery victims in hopes of raising awareness about the dehumanizing industry that changed the trajectory of her life when she was just 19 years old.
The Broadcasting Board of Governors has announced the winners of the 2014 David Burke Distinguished Journalism Awards "for exceptional integrity, bravery and originality in reporting."