Location: Africa

Lisa Kristine – Photos that Bear Witness to Modern Slavery

For the past two years, photographer Lisa Kristine has traveled the world, documenting the unbearably harsh realities of modern-day slavery. She shares

Welcome To Riace – Italian Town Welcomes Immigrants

In the sleepy town of Riace, immigrants make up a quarter of the population. Mayor Domenico Lucanos believes that helping them will

Dangers Facing Somali & Ethiopian Refugees Crossing Gulf Of Aden into Yemen

Up until 4.30 in this video we get a feel for the Yemeni area which refugees from Somalia and Ethiopia land, and

Crossing the Divide – Refugees Travel Home to Western Sahara

‘Crossing the Divide’, made by United Nations Television and with the support of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, follows the

Apartheid Did Not Die – South African Inequality in 1998

John Pilger discusses the situation in South Africa, in 1998, four years after Apartheid was supposed to have ended. On his return

Corrective Rape used in South Africa to ‘Cure’ Homosexuality

Corrective rape, the attempt to cure lesbians of their homosexuality, is escalating in severity in South Africa. This film explores the phenomenon

Tutu Alicante – Dictatorship, Poverty and Inhumanity in Equatorial Guinea

Equatoguinean human rights lawyer Tutu Alicante tells of the extreme poverty and lack of basic rights that the people of Equatorial Guinea

Iyad el-Baghdadi – The Arab Spring Manifesto

Palestinian writer and activist Iyad el-Baghdadi delivers an eloquent rallying cry for the “Arab Spring Generation.” El-Baghdadi explains how a generation struggling

The Largest Countries in Africa

This is a list of Africa’s countries, dependencies and nations, listed from the largest to the smallest in km2. It includes all

Trans-Continental Countries in Africa

This page includes multiple lists of transcontinental nations and countries in Africa. First of all we have the contiguous transcontinental countries –

Tromelin Island – Territorial Dispute

Tromelin Island (part of the French overseas territory of the French Southern and Antarctic Lands) – France claims sovereignty over this 1

Glorioso (Glorieuses) Islands – Territorial Dispute

Glorioso/Glorieuses Islands (Archipel des Glorieuses) – This archipelago operates as a nature reserve, which is manned by the French Foreign Legion, due

Plazas de Soberanía (Spanish North Africa) – Territorial Dispute

Plazas de Soberanía (translates as ‘Places of Sovereignty’, formerly known as Spanish North Africa) – This is a collection of small North

Bassas da India, Europa, Juan de Nova – Territory Dispute

Bassas da India, Europa Island & Juan de Nova Island are all governed as part of the French overseas territory of the

Africa Investigates – Nigeria’s Fake Doctors

This Al-Jazeera investigation is quite eye-opening. Nigeria, a country that is bringing in serious money whilst selling natural resources, including oil, has
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