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NCBA CLUSA & USAID Diversify Funding and Program Approach

NCBA CLUSA‘s Resilience and Economic Growth in the Sahel-Enhance Resilience (REGIS-ER) project, is part of the U.S. Agency for International Development’s Resilience in the Sahel Enhanced (RISE) multi-sectoral initiative started in November 2014 and will continue until November 2018. 371 more words


Turning desert into green is still possible

The desert is not invincible, and the village of Djomga located in the middle of dunes in Sahel region is a very good token of this fight. 270 more words


Nigeria: Comprehensive summary of Abu Mus'ab al-Barnawi interview in English

By Rida Lyammouri,

August 8th, 2016

Key points of the interview based on Abu Mus’ab al-Barnawi (Habeeb Bin Muhamed Bin Youssef al-Barnawi) comments: 2,014 more words


Nigeria: Summary of Abubakar Shekau video in response to appointing Abu Mus'ab al-Barnawi

By Rida Lyammouri,

August 8th, 2016

On August 7th Jamaatu Ahl as-Sunnah li-Daawati wal-Jihad or better known as Boko Haram released a new video in response to the appointment of Abu Mus’ab al-Barnawi, who is real name is… 337 more words


Mali: AQIM, Ansar al-Din and Related Security Incidents for July 2016

By Rida Lyammouri

August 1st, 2016

Violent extremist organizations (VEOs) operating in Mali remained active and operational in Mali throughout the month of July, especially Ansar al-Din. 1,097 more words


Does Climate Change Cause Conflicts in the Sahel?

Droughts can potentially help escalate conflicts, but empirical evidence from the Sahel suggests that the root causes of land disputes are more historical and political than climate driven. 1,244 more words

Climate Change

Fruits and seeds preservation of desert plants

Photo credit: CGIAR

The newly published manual containing unique information and description of 120 plant species from 13 taxonomical families of flowering plants.

New book on fruits and seeds preservation of desert plants in Central Asia… 263 more words