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News Senegal » Kolda: Whom should I marry? Genealogical purity and the shadows of slavery in southern Senegal

News channel or source: https://www.opendemocracy.net/beyondslavery/alice-bellagamba/whom-should-i-marry-genealogical-purity-and-shadows-of-slavery-in-sou
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

In both urban and rural areas of the Kolda region, it is easy to bump into groups of youths ... She carried out long-term fieldwork in The Gambia and Southern Senegal.

News Senegal » Kolda: ‘Blackness’ in North Africa and the Middle East

News channel or source: https://muslimvillage.com/2018/02/16/127948/black-north-africa-middle-east/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Alice Bellagamba’s contribution focuses precisely on marriage, a crucial question in the Kolda region of Senegal, as one important site where the shadows of slavery become palpable. In this context, a marriage between a slave descendant and a person of ...

News Senegal » Kolda: January 2018: Earth's 5th Warmest January on Record

News channel or source: https://www.wunderground.com/cat6/january-2018-earths-5th-warmest-january-record
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Hottest temperature in the Northern Hemisphere: 39.5°C (103.1°F) at Kolda, Senegal, 14 January Coldest temperature in the Northern Hemisphere: -62.5°C (-80.5°F) at Geo Summit, Greenland, 6 January Hottest temperature in the Southern Hemisphere ...

News Senegal » Kolda: Cutting FGM from Senegalese practice

News channel or source: http://www.thehindu.com/specials/women-in-action/cutting-fgm-from-senegalese-practice/article20872509.ece#!
Publication date: Sunday 26 November 2017

Ethnic groups in south-eastern Senegal, in Kolda, haven’t yet abandoned this practice, which they consider a means of preserving the virginity of a girl, the honour of her family and that of the community. However, attitudes are slowly changing thanks to ...

News Senegal » Kolda: Senegal: Bumper Grain Harvest Expected in South

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201212070375.html
Publication date: hursday 06 December 2012

Dakar — Farmers in Médina Yoro Foula, in Senegal's southern Kolda region, are expecting a good grain harvest this year, and hope to sell thousands of tonnes of grain in the local and regional markets. "The harvest will be far better than last year's ...

News Senegal » Kolda: Texting for birth certificates

News channel or source: http://www.irinnews.org/report/96066/senegal-texting-birth-certificates
Publication date: Wednesday 08 August 2012

Birth certificates cost 300 CFA francs (about 60 US cents ... my baby by phone because it is very simple,” said Sene Sally, a mother of four in Kolda. The region is Senegal’s poorest and up to 60 percent of Kolda’s inhabitants are illiterate.

News Senegal » Kolda: MI Launches High-Impact Initiative to Fight Malnutrition Among Women and Children in Senegal, With Support From Government of Canada

News channel or source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/mi-launches-high-impact-initiative-143159045.html
Publication date: Wednesday 16 December 2015

and support income generation in some of Senegal's most vulnerable communities. The project, PINKK (Projet intégré de nutrition dans les régions de Kolda et de Kédougou or "integrated nutrition project in the regions of Kolda and Kedougou"), is a five ...

News Senegal » Kolda: Clashes erupt in Senegal after youth dies in police custody

News channel or source: http://www.rawstory.com/2012/08/clashes-erupt-in-senegal-after-youth-dies-in-police-custody/
Publication date: onday 13 August 2012

KOLDA, Senegal — Police fired teargas at stone-throwing demonstrators in south-eastern Senegal Monday, injuring one person as protests erupted over the death of a deaf-mute youth in police custody, sources said. A security source speaking on condition of ...

News Senegal » Kolda: Kidnappers free 12 loggers in Senegal`s Casamance: Army

News channel or source: http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/kidnappers-free-12-loggers-in-senegals-casamance-army_1629125.html
Publication date: Sunday 12 July 2015

Twelve loggers who were kidnapped four days ago in the southern Casamance region of Senegal have been freed, an army source said Sunday. Kolda: Twelve loggers who were kidnapped four days ago in the southern Casamance region of Senegal have been freed ...

News Senegal » Kolda: In Senegal, They're Dreaming Of Europe

News channel or source: http://www.wbur.org/npr/480266872/dreaming-of-europe-come-hell-or-high-water
Publication date: uesday 31 May 2016

Since 10 years, this is not going well; that's why young people in Senegal can't have jobs." "Right now in Senegal, if you go to Kolda area, I can show you more than 100 young men who stay here and [are] working with us," he says. But Diallo acknowledges ...