Community listeners' clubs empower rural women and men
Thanks to improved access to information and a powerful participatory communication approach, villagers in isolated communities across the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and Niger are making strides to improve gender equality and empower women. FAO Dimitra community listeners' clubs are helping rural populations participate in the development of […]
Refugees flee crisis in north-eastern Nigeria to Cameroon
The ongoing confrontation between the Nigerian army and the Boko Haram rebel group in north-eastern Nigeria is forcing more people to flee to Cameroon, according to the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR). The agency says refugees have been fleeing to Niger as the crisis continues in Nigeria's Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States.