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Heavy fighting in #SouthSudan ’s Unity and Upper Nile states has displaced more than 100,000 people and blocked humanitarian aid deliveries. Read more @UN_News_Centre 
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Some stories you might want to check out in this issue:

* Millions of girl remain out of school.
* Looking beyond the rhetoric of an African Union year for women.
* Gender inequality still within reach.
Recent issues. December 2014 · August 2014 · April 2014 · Special Edition on Agriculture 2014 · December 2013 · Archive. © United Nations Africa Renewal 2015. Created by Africa Section, Strategic Communications Division, Department of Public Information, United Nations ...
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Each year, #AfricaDay is an opportunity to celebrate the continent's achievements and to reflect on its challenges, #UN Chief Ban Ki-moon highlighted the courage and determination it took to make remarkable progress to end the #Ebola outbreak
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It was 1991. #Algeria’s military had just annulled the country’s general election fearing the establishment of a theocratic state after the Islamic Salvation Front won the first round of voting. As violent protests erupted on the streets, the country steadily descended into civil conflict and slipped into insurgency. 
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"The world needs to go that last mile" and make sure ‪#‎poverty‬ is eradicated, from United Nations Development Programme -@UNDP. Watch now:
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 @WHO declared ‪#‎Liberia‬ free of ‪#‎Ebola‬ virus transmission.
The situation In March 2014, Liberia became the third country to report that the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) had spread into the country from neighboring Guinea. During September-October, there was a sharp increase mainly driven by a surge in cases in the capital, Monrovia, and at the same time, evidence of substantial underreporting of cases and deaths. By the end of December 2014, Liberia had reported the most deaths.
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The International Day of UN ‪#‎Peacekeepers‬ is celebrated every year on 29 May. ‪#‎PKDay‬ ‪#‎Together4Peace‬ 
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@WHO to reform its emergency and response capacity to better tackle disease outbreaks like ‪#‎Ebola‬. Read more @UN_News_Centre.
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Gordon Brown, the UN Special Envoy for Global Education:

“This is not the year of the child but the year of fear, with 2015 already the worst year since 1945 for children being displaced, the worst year for children becoming refugees, the worst year for children seeing their schools attacked.”
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#Burundi: Over 105,000 people have now fled the country to neighbouring Tanzania (70,187), Rwanda (26,300) and to the province of South Kivu (9,183) in the #DRChttp://trib.al/WN7FVv8

UNHCR/K.Holt: An elderly woman waits among a crowd of other Burundian refugees for assistance in Rwanda's Mahama Refugee Camp.
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‪#‎UN‬ voices deep concern as deadly violence flares up across ‪#‎SouthSudan‬
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Experts are calling for a crackdown on ‪#‎wildlife‬ crime. Pavithra Rao writes about the situation which she describes as "dire".
The situation is dire: slaughtering wild animals for their horns and tusks is mushrooming and the statistics are so worrisome that experts are calling for a crackdown on wildlife crime. This was the focus of this year's Wangari Maathai Day, commemorated on 3 March and named after the late Kenyan ...
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African news and analysis from the United Nations
Introduction
The Africa Renewal information programme, produced by the Africa Section of the United Nations Department of Public Information, provides up-to-date information and analysis of the major economic and development challenges facing Africa today.

The programme produces the renowned magazine, Africa Renewal (formerly Africa Recovery) and the affiliated website www.un.org/africarenewal. It aspires to promote the work of the United Nations, Africa and the international community to bring peace and development to Africa.

Africa Renewal reports on and examines the many different aspects of the UN's involvement in Africa, especially within the framework of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD). It works closely with the many UN agencies and offices dealing with African issues, including the UN Economic Commission for Africa and the Office of the Special Adviser on Africa.