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Tunisia year five: Caught in a tightening vice

Thousands of young Tunisians drown trying to make their way to Europe, hoping that the West can offer a life that their own country cannot. Thousands are going to neighbouring Libya or other countries to wage jihad against what they perceive as the Western way of life, thirsty for vengeance against the West and its values.

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Photo essay: Johannesburg’s self-employed youth

Youth unemployment is one of the country’s most damaging challenges. In the second instalment of his visual exploration of the issue, Siboniso Mncube looks at young South Africans in Johannesburg trying to get ahead by starting their own small businesses.

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South Sudan: The beginning of the end of the civil war?

In Addis Ababa, a grinning President Salva Kiir finally put pen to paper on a peace deal for South Sudan. Better 10 days late than never. While sceptics are right to wonder if his signature is anything more than a PR stunt, the truth is that peace doesn’t come easy – and this is as good a place to start as any.

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Winning Women a Greater Say in Somaliland’s Policy-Making

Bar Seed is the only female member in Somaliland’s 82-person Parliament, but activists hope upcoming national elections may end her isolation.

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Refugee responses inspire flat-pack homes

There are more people displaced across the world and in need of shelter and support than at any point since records began, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) reported in June.

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Foreign investment isn’t necessarily good for Africa, but here’s how it can be

Africa is the fastest growing region for FDI in the world. This is a great opportunity for the continent – if it can be harnessed correctly.

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