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The Stream – Gambia on edge
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The Stream – Gambia on edge

On The Stream: Gambia is in political crisis as President Yahya Jammeh refuses to accept electoral defeat. Thumbnail: Gambians celebrate the election loss of longtime President Yahya Jammeh in Serrekunda, Gambia, on Friday Dec. 2, 2016. (AP/JEROME DELAY)

Africa This Week: Gambia border dispute
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Africa This Week: Gambia border dispute

Africa This Week on Islam Channel: We take a look at the Sene-Gambian Trade dispute which has intensified this week as well as other headline news. We also look at the jazz and its African roots. Guest Speaker: Sam Phatey, an African Affairs, Political, Conflict and Intelligence Analyst and Strategist. […]

Mohammed Barry at TEDxYSE
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Mohammed Barry at TEDxYSE

Mohammed Barry, 19, is the founder of Aid for Smiles and a winner of the Staples/Ashoka Youth Social Entrepreneurship Competition. He presented at TEDxYSE:Unleashing Young Social Entrepreneurs on November 13th, 2010. Learn more at http://www.tedxyse.com. Mohammed Barry, 19, of the Republic of the Gambia, has a truly inspiring story of […]

Isatou Touray at TEDxWomen 2012
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Isatou Touray at TEDxWomen 2012

Isatou Touray talks about her activism to end female genital mutilation and gender-based violence. She is the executive director and founder of GAMCOTRAP, and serves as the secretary general of Inter-African Committee (IAC). TEDxWomen was curated and produced by The Paley Center for Media. In the spirit of ideas worth […]

Empowering forest communities in The Gambia
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Empowering forest communities in The Gambia

A nationwide program to transfer government-owned forest land to local communities is changing lives in The Gambia while promoting the sustainable management of its forests. As communities manage forest affairs and benefit from the proceeds from forest resources, more forest-friendly livelihoods such as beekeeping and soap making are boosting incomes […]