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13Sep 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi sits in the front row at a peace conference that began 31 August 2016 in Naypyitaw. UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon is on the far left, and President Htin Kyaw sits to her right.

In a sign of its commitment to ending the ethnic wars that have bedeviled Myanmar for six...

13Sep 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Syrian refugee children at a tent used as a mosque at the Islahiye refugee camp in Hatay, Turkey. Jodi Hilton/IRIN)

It’s billed as a potential “game-changer” for refugee protection and the rights of migrants, but...

13Sep 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

NEPAD CEO Ibrahim Assane Mayaki fields questions from reporters at the Second Africa Rural Development Forum in Yaounde, Cameroon.

The two-day Second Africa Rural Development Forum concluded Friday with renewed calls to...

13Sep 2016
Owden Kyambile
The Guardian

Seated from left are Adam Sengo (FB Manager), Abdul Ismail, Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan (Centre ), Maj. Gen Gaudence Milanzi (Permanent Secretary Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism), Zahoro Kimwaga (Director of Tourism).

Tourism in Tanzania is one of the most important sectors which earn the country with enormous...

12Sep 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Climate technologies will be a major economic opportunity, says Kelly Sims Gallagher. Discussions on innovation overlook developing nations, but some are taking the lead. Decision making for the post-Paris agenda at country level has been slow.

The developing world and emerging markets are among the most exciting places for climate policy...

12Sep 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

A second hand clothing market in Tanzania. Since the large scale importation of used clothes started in the country in the mid eighties, many citizens have been well dressed. Though operating for a profit, this is a trade that has done more for the people in terms of strengthening their purchasing power than many projects designed to reduce poverty in developing nations

Jambo sana, and today’s subject is one that won’t go away, but the commodity it represents soon...

12Sep 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

A nurse demonstrates how to use a condom at Christa Medical Clinic in Jinja, Uganda

Mambera Hellem tells her friends and neighbours about all forms of contraception, yet despite...

12Sep 2016
Muharram Macatta
The Guardian

Asking for stopping the imports of used clothing is like patronising the local population

It is a matter of fact that the people in developing countries are not poor because they import...

11Sep 2016
The Guardian Reporter
Guardian On Sunday

Former Chairman of the African Union Commission Jean Ping delivers a speech at a press conference during the 15th African Union Summit in Kampala, Uganda, 27 July 2010.

Let me tell you the parable of the boy who didn’t cry wolf. One day, in an African country of...

11Sep 2016
The Guardian Reporter
Guardian On Sunday

Rwandan President Paul Kagame and Chadian President Idriss Déby, flanked by African Union Commission Chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, show off their new pan-African passports at the AU summit in Kigali in July 2016.

The image of Rwandan President Paul Kagame and Chadian President Idriss Déby proudly holding the...

11Sep 2016
Deo Mfugale
Guardian On Sunday

I got myself involved in a score with this man. There was no physical confrontation but a mere...

11Sep 2016
The Guardian Reporter
Guardian On Sunday

Heart failure is largely unexplored in sub-Saharan Africa but is reportedly accounting for 30...

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