Overfishing off Africa’s West Coast continues to threaten food security, natural ecosystems and local economies.
Learn about the West African art that inspired Picasso and Léger. https://www.africa-talks.com/2015/07/29/senufo-art-and-identity-in-west-africa/ … cc
The high cost of a disputed
#Eritrea- #Ethiopia border conflict festering for over a decade. https://www.africa-talks.com/2015/09/20/the-high-cost-of-a-disputed-border/ …pic.twitter.com/mi7y3jA1gm
What's really behind
#Eritrea's mass exodus? We explore the root causes: https://www.africa-talks.com/2015/09/20/root-causes-of-the-mediterranean-sea-refugee-crisis/ … #refugeecrisispic.twitter.com/SNewRF7XE4
Ethiopians demand answers following deadly
#Koshe landslide. https://www.africa-talks.com/2017/03/15/ethiopians-demand-answers-following-landslide/ …pic.twitter.com/JmWFQhNras #Eritrea|n riders broke barriers at #TDF2015. Will they pave the way for women in Africa? https://www.africa-talks.com/2015/08/08/as-cycling-gains-traction-in-africa-when-do-women-get-to-ride/ …pic.twitter.com/e6mP5mzRw7 @WillFitzgibbon And this @VOANews chart shows length of presidents' time in office across #Africahttp://projects.voanews.com/african-presidents/ …
@Mokigirl @cyclingEri @cyclingrwanda @EthiopiaCycling did you try our quiz on #cycling? #Africa https://www.africa-talks.com/2015/08/08/quiz-cycling-in-africa/ …
For inspiring quotes from
@TheDesmondTutu and other thought leaders, visit @Africa_Talks' updated page here: https://www.africa-talks.com/quotes/ #Africa
#AllAfricaGames excitement today? Take our quiz on the history of cycling in Africa: https://www.africa-talks.com/2015/08/08/quiz-cycling-in-africa/ … cc @WCCAfrica
@WCCAfrica @LiseOlivier Congrats to the winners! We recently looked at progress for women cyclists around #Africa: https://www.africa-talks.com/2015/08/08/as-cycling-gains-traction-in-africa-when-do-women-get-to-ride/ …
The struggle for a free and open press continues. https://www.africa-talks.com/500-days/
#PressFreedom #Ethiopia #Zone9Bloggerspic.twitter.com/oNwXCgX79O
@sakinakavi for the interview, and check out her blog to know what's happening in Dar es Salaam: https://definingdar.wordpress.com/ .
Why an imperfect
#COI report doesn't change the reality in #Eritrea by @RufaelTecle https://www.africa-talks.com/2016/06/26/yes-it-is-that-bad-an-imperfect-u-n-report-doesnt-change-the-reality-in-eritrea/ …pic.twitter.com/IjYsXN8jTJ
@Africa_Talks: #Education as a Potent Weapon: Unleashing the Power of Girls @girlrising http://www.africa-talks.com/2014/08/13/education-as-a-potent-weapon-unleashing-the-power-of-girls/ …pic.twitter.com/rCNgiAsuNn
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Young Africans, Wrapped in Tradition http://nyti.ms/1LUa3fJ
#Eritrea, a top @NASA scientist now leads missions in space. http://buff.ly/1IaUUrH cc @NASAGoddard
South Sudan’s government of President Salva Kiir and the opposition, led by former Vice President Riek Machar, blame each other for the crisis in the country. Meanwhile, civilians in famine-declared regions suffer.
When Werknesh returned to her home of 30 years last Saturday night, it was buried beneath a landslide of garbage. Her pregnant daughter and three grandchildren were dead, victims of a landslide at Addis Ababa's largest dump.
On Oct. 3, 2013, hundreds of migrants died in the Mediterranean Sea. Less than a quarter mile from the Italian island of Lampedusa, their rickety, overcrowded boat began to sink. They set a blanket on fire to call for help, but flames engulfed the ship. The passengers crowded to one side, and the vessel capsized.
The U.N.'s report may be imperfect, but that doesn't change the reality for thousands of victims of human rights abuses in Eritrea.
African journalists want more training, and they want to receive it online. That’s the key takeaway from our survey of nearly 1,100 journalists working across the continent. On May 25, we’ll begin sharing detailed results from our study at eLearning Africa 2016, an annual education and technology conference. We’ll focus on responses from small newsrooms... Read more »