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India says there's to be no Lipstick Under My Burkha

India blocks an award-winning anti-patriarchy Oxfam film because it's “lady orientated” and has “contentious sexual scenes [and] audio pornography.”
from Oxfam on Feb 24, 2017.
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Donors pledge $670m in aid for crisis-hit Lake Chad countries

More than $670 million was pledged at an international conference on Friday to support relief operations in Nigeria, Chad, Niger and Cameroon over the next two years.
from UN on Feb 25, 2017.

South African protesters clash with migrants

South African police fired rubber bullets and stun grenades to break up clashes between local protesters and migrants in Pretoria today at a march against immigration.
from France24 on Feb 24, 2017.

Threat of 4 famines 'a catastrophic betrayal of our common humanity'

The imminence of an unprecedented four famines in 2017 is due to the global community's "catastrophic failure to uphold its obligations" to the most vulnerable people, says an NGO.
from Oxfam on Feb 24, 2017.

UK's £100m South Sudan pledge comes from cash already allocated

The UK is accused of responding to the declaration of famine in South Sudan by allocating £100m of new money that had, in reality, already been committed.
from The Guardian on Feb 24, 2017.
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Good naira management can build Nigeria's competitiveness

An overvalued naira is functioning as an export tax and challenging Nigeria’s diversification: how good naira management can build the country's competitiveness.
from ODI on Feb 24, 2017.

Undermining the constitution in Brazil

Listen to the leader of the Brazilian Landless Workers Movement, Marco Aurelio, on the country's shift to the right.
from TNI on Feb 23, 2017.
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The locust invasions devastating Niger

Locust damage have become public enemy number one in Niger's fields and pastures.
from SciDev.Net on Feb 22, 2017.
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