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Why President Trump should prioritise aid

As Trump enters the White House, Alex Thier explains how the new US administration could defy expectations, save millions of lives, and make America safer.
from Overseas Development Institute on Jan 20, 2017.
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Gambia's Jammeh finally agrees to give up power and go into exile

Gambia's defeated leader Yahya Jammeh announced Saturday that he will relinquish power, after last-ditch talks with regional leaders and the threat by a regional military force.
from The Independent on Jan 21, 2017.

Trump’s border wall 'won’t keep out climate change'

Don't squander US' hard fought pro-climate diplomacy, an international development NGO warned today after the president's inauguration.
from Christian Aid on Jan 20, 2017.

Death toll rises in Nigerian bombing error

The death toll continues to rise following the Nigerian airforce bombing of Rann, according to the latest estimates by an international medical charity.
from MSF on Jan 20, 2017.

India’s first GM food crop held up by lawsuit

India’s push to approve GM food crops has been delayed after an environmentalist launched a lawsuit accusing scientists of deceit about the benefits of transgenic mustard.
from Nature on Jan 20, 2017.
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Oromo clothing symbolises resistance and is costing their lives

Ethiopia in crisis, closes down news: The Oromo people use traditional clothing as a symbol of resistance and it is costing them their lives
from Index on Censorship on Jan 20, 2017.

Is selective logging good for the Amazon?

Trees in the northern Amazon rainforest recover their capacity to absorb carbon dioxide from the atmosphere more quickly after selective logging, a study reports.
from SciDev.Net on Jan 20, 2017.
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The Muslim Brotherhood: time for renewal

With the Muslim Brotherhood’s fortunes going from bad to worse, there has been growing talk that the movement may be seeking some sort of reconciliation with the Egyptian regime.
from Middle East Eye on Jan 20, 2017.
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