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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
Words are weapons as Burundi heads to the polls
25 June 2015 (IRIN ), In the weeks ahead of Monday’s highly contentious parliamentary elections in Burundi, a profusion of hate speech has been used as a key tool to whip up support in a campaign marred by harassment, intimidation and violence:
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101677/Words-are-weapons-as-Burundi-heads-to-the-polls
Bush meat trade roaring again despite Ebola ban
24 June 2015 (IRIN ), Bush meat - a known source of the Ebola virus - can once again be found in markets across Liberia and on people's plates, despite a ban on its sale.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101671/Bush-meat-trade-roaring-again-despite-Ebola-ban
Avian flu threatens West Africa poultry farmers
23 June 2015 (IRIN ), The loss, since January, of more than 1.7 million birds across five countries in West Africa is threatening the livelihoods of poultry farmers across the region.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101665/Avian-flu-threatens-West-Africa-poultry-farmers
How goes the hunt for Joseph Kony and the LRA?
23 June 2015 (IRIN ), US special forces joined the hunt for Joseph Kony and the leaders of his Lord’s Resistance Army almost four years ago. So, what progress has been made, are they any closer to catching him, and what else can be done?
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101667/How-goes-the-hunt-for-Joseph-Kony-and-the-LRA
Stateless in the Sahel
18 June 2015 (IRIN ), Thousands of children born to Mauritanian refugees in Mali are at risk of becoming stateless because they have not been issued birth certificates.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101647/Stateless-in-the-Sahel
Turn on the taps to defeat the next Ebola
15 June 2015 (IRIN ), It is a cruel irony that many of the top doctors and nurses in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone will not be around to help rebuild their health systems in the wake of Ebola, having succumbed themselves to the virus. For those that are, the biggest challenges are likely to be electricity, sanitation, and, most of all, water.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101637/Turn-on-the-taps-to-defeat-the-next-Ebola
Forgive and forget? Amnesty dilemma haunts Uganda
12 June 2015 (IRIN ), Should rebels who turn themselves in be allowed to escape justice for potentially heinous crimes if it might foster peace, or must they be prosecuted even at the risk of discouraging reconciliation? The renewal of Uganda’s amnesty law has reopened old wounds and highlighted this enduring dilemma.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101625/Forgive-and-forget-Amnesty-dilemma-haunts-Uganda
Ghana hard hit by flooding, once again
12 June 2015 (IRIN ), Ghana's rainy season causes flooding in the capital, Accra, each year, but little has been done to improve the city's sewage and drainage systems, and more and more people are being affected.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101630/Ghana-hard-hit-by-flooding-once-again
Stigma leaves Liberia’s Ebola workers high and dry
11 June 2015 (IRIN ), Liberia's Ebola outbreak is finally over, but many Liberians who risked their lives helping in the year-long battle to eradicate the virus are now being discriminated against and are struggling to find work due to lingering stigma and fear:
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101623/Stigma-leaves-Liberia-s-Ebola-workers-high-and-dry
Photo feature: Mali refugees find common ground in a foreign market
10 June 2015 (IRIN ), Tensions between different ethnic groups in northern Mali have long run high, but at a market in neighbouring Mauritania, people are finding a way to get along.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101615/Photo-feature-Mali-refugees-find-common-ground-in-a-foreign-market
Beyond Boko Haram: Nigeria’s hidden crisis
5 June 2015 (IRIN ), The Nigerian government’s focus on its war against the Boko Haram insurgency is obscuring a growing humanitarian emergency.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101599/Beyond-Boko-Haram-Nigeria-s-hidden-crisis
Photo feature: Forty Years a Slave: Women start new lives in Mauritania
4 June 2015 (IRIN ), Haratine women in Mauritania, who have long been enslaved by other lighter-skinned ethnic groups, continue to face many hardships even after being set free. Some of these former female slaves are now speaking out about their past ordeals and new lives.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101585/Photo-feature-Forty-Years-a-Slave-Women-start-new-lives-in-Mauritania
Fleeing insecurity and cholera, Burundians pour into Uganda
4 June 2015 (IRIN ), Thousands of Burundian refugees have made their way to Uganda, having fled insecurity at home and a cholera outbreak in Tanzania. Ugandan officials say they are struggling to cope with the influx.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101589/Fleeing-insecurity-and-cholera-Burundians-pour-into-Uganda
Nigerians demand end to military impunity
3 June 2015 (IRIN ), An Amnesty International report accusing the Nigerian military of the murder of thousands, and demanding the investigation of senior commanders for war crimes, has been welcomed by Nigerian pro-democracy activists.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101581/Nigerians-demand-end-to-military-impunity
Briefing: Darfur's deepening conflict*
2 June 2015 (IRIN ), Violence in Sudan’s Darfur has surged to levels not seen in a decade, with more than 150,000 people driven from their homes this year alone. The region’s long-suffering residents are also bearing the brunt of a measles epidemic.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101568/Briefing-Darfur-s-deepening-conflict
Why isn’t Guinea-Bissau prepared for Ebola?
2 June 2015 (IRIN ), The government of Guinea-Bissau has known for months about the risk of Ebola entering the country but it hasn't done enough to prepare. Now there is a cluster of cases just across the border. Residents say it will be good fortune rather than good planning if an outbreak is avoided.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101572/Why-isn-t-Guinea-Bissau-prepared-for-Ebola

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