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Alagie Sarr remembers when fishermen in the coastal Gambian town of Gunjur could spend a few hours on the water and come back with a robust catch.
Those days are over.
Due to overfishing by foreign industrial vessels, a…
The city of Nouadhibou, Mauritania, dangles from the mainland on a tiny peninsula. The city, the second largest in the nation, has nearly 120,000 residents and is a commercial center.
Its harbor is the terminus of the…
Story by ADF STAFF | Photos by AFP/GETTY IMAGES
More than 20 African nations have started administering millions of free COVID-19 vaccines through COVAX, the global plan to equitably distribute the shots.
In the initial March 2021…