Mike's News



Fri, 15 Jun 2018 08:55:28 GMT
Presidential Elections Critical to Consolidate Democracy, Says UN Peacekeeping Chief
[UN News] Though the past 12 months had been the most encouraging in terms of advancing the peace process in Mali, security challenges still pose a dangerous threat, with civilians and security forces still being attacked, the top United Nations peac...

Wed, 13 Jun 2018 11:24:50 GMT
The Niger-Mali Border - Subordinating Military Action to a Political Strategy
[ICG] The Nigerien government and its allies' use of military force and non-state armed proxies to curtail jihadist groups along the Niger-Mali border is stoking intercommunal conflict. Niger should instead adopt a political approach which includes r...

Fri, 08 Jun 2018 07:53:05 GMT
Education Lifeline in Mali Under Attack - UNICEF
[VOA] The U.N. Children's Fund (UNICEF) reports education in war-torn Mali is in a state of crisis and in urgent need of international support to repair the damaged education system and get children back to school.

Fri, 08 Jun 2018 11:42:20 GMT
Migrant Superheroes, Dodgy Donors, and Redesigning Aid - the Cheat Sheet
[IRIN] Geneva -Every Friday, IRIN's team of specialist editors offers a round-up of humanitarian trends and developments from around the globe.

Tue, 05 Jun 2018 13:08:40 GMT
UN Calls for Calm in Mali
[UN News] According to news reports, police used tear gas to break up opposition supporters who had planned to march through the capital, calling for more transparency, ahead of presidential elections due to take place next month.

©CIS      contact      480 feeds, 156 countries