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Residents of Timbuktu Walked Out Of Mosque When Occupying Fundamentalists Spoke

I’ve been waiting for such stories to surface in Mali. Here we have it, some proof, a human story from Timbuktu exposing the fact that Malian people in the North did exhibit peaceful resistance to the fundamentalist soldiers that occupied their town in Mali. 82 more words


Klima, Umwelt und Vegetation im Westafrikanischen Sahel

For my German speaking readers, have a look at this press release about my work!

http://www.uni-bayreuth.de/pressemitteilungen-html/121-Sahelzone/index.html or


Neue Forschungsarbeiten belegen: Nicht allein der globale Klimawandel, sondern vor allem das lokale Handeln der Menschen prägt das Gesicht ihrer Umwelt. 119 more words

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' Francois Hollande Promotes New Military Operation Being Rolled-Out in West Africa '

#AceWorldNews – FRANCE (Paris) – July 19 – French President Francois Hollande on Friday promoted a new military operation being rolled out in… 220 more words


Modeling Soil and Woody Vegetation in the Senegalese Sahel in the Context of Environmental Change

We have another interesting article about environmental change in the Sahel online. For this article, we used a Random Forest classifier and remote sensing products, to model a soil map in the Senegalese Sahel. 268 more words

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The Sahel Crisis: Politics, Prevention and Lessons Learned

Editor’s Note:  The following is the first blog post from Vanessa Mosoti, a talented junior associate from Kenya who has joined us for the summer from Princeton University, where she will finish her undergraduate studies beginning in September. 1,615 more words