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Cameroon pays high price for joining Boko Haram fight
31 July 2015 (IRIN ), New security measures across much of Cameroon, which are meant to prevent more attacks by Boko Haram, are having a negative impact on people's livelihoods.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101806/Cameroon-pays-high-price-for-joining-Boko-Haram-fight
Ebola effect ripples on in Liberian schools
31 July 2015 (IRIN ), When pupils in Liberia returned to school in March after a six-month Ebola-enforced closure they thought they would be studying for the next eight months straight, making up for lost learning time. On Friday they were sent home.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101811/Ebola-effect-ripples-on-in-Liberian-schools
Ebola vaccine: reason to be hopeful?
31 July 2015 (IRIN ), Researchers say an Ebola vaccine they were testing in Guinea is 100 percent effective. But will it be a game-changer? Experts weigh in.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101812/Ebola-vaccine-reason-to-be-hopeful
US food aid: Charity begins at home
30 July 2015 (IRIN ), More than 60 years after the US Food for Peace program was launched, vested interests continue to hinder reforms to allow for more local sourcing of food aid.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101803/US-food-aid-Charity-begins-at-home
A tough homecoming in Central African Republic
23 July 2015 (IRIN ), Thousands of people have been returning to their homes in the Central African Republic more than a year after fleeing a violent and complex political crisis, in many cases to neighbouring countries. While security may have improved in some areas, resuming any semblance of a normal life is proving a major challenge for many returnees.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101780/A-tough-homecoming-in-Central-African-Republic
The Gravedigger and the President: Chadian torture victims face former president
22 July 2015 (IRIN ), Almost a quarter of a century after thousands of Chadians were allegedly imprisoned, killed and tortured during the rule of former president Hissène Habré, there is finally a chance for belated justice. Clement Abaifouta was only 23 when he was jailed and made to bury dead prisoners on an almost daily basis. Now 55, he has waited a long time to ask Habré: why? Watch: The Gravedigger and the President:
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101774/The-Gravedigger-and-the-President-Chadian-torture-victims-face-former-president
Need asylum in South Africa? Pay a bribe
22 July 2015 (IRIN ), In South Africa, asylum seekers and refugees in need of documentation often have no choice but to pay for it. So says a new report exposing how corruption and bribery have permeated nearly every level of the country’s asylum system: from border crossings, to queues outside refugee reception offices, to what takes place inside those offices.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101777/Need-asylum-in-South-Africa-Pay-a-bribe
Burundi diary: election day
21 July 2015 (IRIN ), Continuing a series of diary pieces, regular IRIN contributor Désiré Nimubona shares his thoughts amid a highly controversial presidential election. President Pierre Nkurunziza's bid for a third term in office has been widely condemned as unconstitutional.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101772/Burundi-diary-election-day
Three concerns ahead of Côte d’Ivoire poll
21 July 2015 (IRIN ), Five years after Côte d’Ivoire’s disputed presidential election threw the country into turmoil and left more than 3,000 dead, its people are set to go to the polls again. Could we see similar unrest this October or will the West African nation turn the page and move forward?
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101773/Three-concerns-ahead-of-Côte-d-Ivoire-poll
Somaliland losing youth to lure of Europe
16 July 2015 (IRIN ), As the European Union continues to engage in deeply divisive talks about how to deal with the influx to its shores, Somaliland is having its own conversation about why so many of its young people are risking everything to reach Europe.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101754/Somaliland-losing-youth-to-lure-of-Europe
Dreams that wither and die in the African desert
15 July 2015 (IRIN ), It is estimated that more than 100,000 West Africans will cross Niger this year on their way to Europe. But many don’t even reach the coasts of places like Algeria, Libya or Morocco to try their luck on the perilous boat journeys. For many, their dreams wither and die in the desert:
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101753/Dreams-that-wither-and-die-in-the-African-desert
Burundi crisis gets serious for regional leaders
14 July 2015 (IRIN ), Burundi’s political crisis is centred on a leader who is refusing to leave office after almost 10 years. The man sent in to mediate has been in power for almost 30. Apart from that irony, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni’s arrival in Bujumbura underlines just how high the stakes are for regional leaders.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101749/Burundi-crisis-gets-serious-for-regional-leaders
Can WHO learn the lessons from Ebola?
13 July 2015 (IRIN ), As Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone continue to battle the Ebola outbreak, the international community's "delayed" and "inadequate" response last year has led many critics to ask: how can future responses be handled more effectively?
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101744/Can-WHO-learn-the-lessons-from-Ebola
NGOs alarmed by ‘draconian’ Uganda bill
10 July 2015 (IRIN ), Humanitarian response in Uganda could be severely compromised if parliament adopts a bill that regulates NGOs and criminalises non-compliance, aid agencies have warned.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101736/NGOs-alarmed-by-draconian-Uganda-bill
Food aid cut to Malian refugees in Mauritania
9 July 2015 (IRIN ), Nearly 50,000 Malian refugees are at risk following the suspension of food aid to their camp in southeastern Mauritania, with NGOs warning of a significant increase in acute malnutrition, particularly among children under five, and pregnant and lactating women:
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101729/Food-aid-cut-to-Malian-refugees-in-Mauritania
For Ugandan children born of war, the struggle continues
7 July 2015 (IRIN ), Actual combat may have ended almost a decade ago in northern Uganda, but for many women abducted by the rebel Lord’s Resistance Army and the children they conceived in captivity, the war is far from over.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101721/For-Ugandan-children-born-of-war-the-struggle-continues
Photo feature: Sierra Leoneans still feeling the impact of Ebola
2 July 2015 (IRIN ), Sierra Leone is beginning to show some signs of recovering from the ongoing Ebola outbreak, but many family are still struggling to survive.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101704/Photo-feature-Sierra-Leoneans-still-feeling-the-impact-of-Ebola
Cameroonians plagued by urban flooding
1 July 2015 (IRIN ), Rapid urbanization in Cameroon's Douala city and an increase in annual rainfall in the region is putting more people at risk of flooding each year. The latest storm affected more than 30,000 people, destroying homes, businesses and livelihoods.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101700/Cameroonians-plagued-by-urban-flooding
As Burundi goes to the polls, journalism is a high-risk job
29 June 2015 (IRIN ), Parliamentary and local elections take place in Burundi today after two months of protests and in defiance of international calls for the polls to be postponed. Here our correspondent, Désiré Nimubona, reflects on the challenges of operating as an independent journalist in a country where all media voices except those operated by the state have been silenced. Amid threats and attacks, dozens of reporters have fled to neighbouring states.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101683/As-Burundi-goes-to-the-polls-journalism-is-a-high-risk-job
Niger: Boko Haram's neglected crisis
29 June 2015 (IRIN ), Nigerian families first began seeking refuge in Niger in 2013, but Boko Haram-related violence in the region has spiked in recent months, causing the number of refugees to balloon and leading to a fast-growing humanitarian crisis that is garnering little international media attention:
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101687/Niger-Boko-Haram-s-neglected-crisis

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