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Zimbabwe's demining neglected
25 March 2014 (IRIN ), In Zimbabwe's sparsely populated northeastern district of Mukumbura, the cattle are trained to move in single file in search of water and pastures, a measure to protect them from anti-personnel landmines.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/99835/Zimbabwe-s-demining-neglected
Ethiopia struggling to cope with South Sudanese refugee influx
25 March 2014 (IRIN ), With around 1,000 South Sudanese refugees streaming into the Gambela Region of western Ethiopia every week, relief workers and agencies warn of an imminent humanitarian crisis as camps reach capacity and assistance is increasingly stretched.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/99839/Ethiopia-struggling-to-cope-with-South-Sudanese-refugee-influx
Staunching Burkina’s abortions
24 March 2014 (IRIN ), One-third of all pregnancies in Burkina Faso are unintended and a third of them end in abortion, according to a study published this month by the University of Ouagadougou and the reproductive health think tank Guttmacher Institute, which also found that more than 100,000 abortions were carried out in the country in 2012, most of them performed in unsafe conditions or by untrained health workers.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/99827/Staunching-Burkina-s-abortions
Tug of war over Muslim community in western CAR
24 March 2014 (IRIN ), Anti-balaka militia fighters at the diamond mining town of Boda in the Central African Republic (CAR) have rejected a government-sponsored attempt to allow a Muslim community of about 12,000 people to stay there.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/99831/Tug-of-war-over-Muslim-community-in-western-CAR
Scant progress on Senegal’s talibé problem
21 March 2014 (IRIN ), Despite pledges by the Senegalese government to end child begging and to crack down on the Koranic schools that exploit the tens of thousands of boys, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a report released on 19 March that very little has been done.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/99809/Scant-progress-on-Senegal-s-talibé-problem
Fresh waves of Zimbabwean migrants flee worsening economy
21 March 2014 (IRIN ), A deepening economic crisis in Zimbabwe is worsening already high levels of unemployment and driving a fresh wave of labour migrations into neighbouring countries, say economists.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/99816/Fresh-waves-of-Zimbabwean-migrants-flee-worsening-economy
Short-term costs of military gains in Somalia
21 March 2014 (IRIN ), A major military offensive by Somali and African Union (AU) forces against insurgents may well contribute to Somalia’s long-term stability, but in the short-term the military action has led to the displacement of around 40,000 civilians, price hikes and the destruction of some basic infrastructure.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/99817/Short-term-costs-of-military-gains-in-Somalia
Trading away West Africa’s hunger
20 March 2014 (IRIN ), Severe food shortages in the Sahel and West Africa are often the result of droughts and poor harvests. But inefficient intra-regional trade also places significant strain on food availability, exacerbating hunger.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/99810/Trading-away-West-Africa-s-hunger
Regional interests at stake in the South Sudan crisis
19 March 2014 (IRIN ), Uganda’s military intervention in South Sudan has prompted warnings that the crisis in the world’s youngest state could escalate into a regional conflict. But what are the interests of South Sudan’s neighbours? What are they doing to further them? And how will their actions affect efforts to end the fighting?
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/99802/Regional-interests-at-stake-in-the-South-Sudan-crisis
Sending the CAR militias home*
19 March 2014 (IRIN ), The government of the Central African Republic (CAR) has said it wants to identify, disarm and demobilize the anti-balaka militias, many of whom are members of the army. A proposal to place some of them in camps before sending them home has met with scepticism from African Union and French military leaders.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/99803/Sending-the-CAR-militias-home

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