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The Real Farmers of Tanzania

From Foreign Policy The Real Farmers of Tanzania Oxfam is funding a reality TV show to try to empower women in the country’s anemic agricultural sector. But is it working? BY ALICE ROBB Carolina Chelele, a middle-aged farmer and mother of four, is making her way, blindfolded, through a hut in the rural Tanzanian village of […]

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Fighting Breaks Out in Malakal, South Sudan

Juba, South Sudan | Wednesday 4/22/2015 – 08:49 GMT Reliefweb reports heavy fighting broke out Wednesday in South Sudan’s war-ravaged northeastern town of Malakal between rival factions of government troops, aid workers and local radio stations said. An aid worker in the town, who asked not to be named, said they could hear the sound […]

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  • Where are the women journalists in this cartoon? Hmmmmmmm https://t.co/rguA6VTPhs
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