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Image: Wikimedia Commons
| June 9, 2016
Canadian-owned opencast mine in Yatela, Mali.
| May 5, 2016
| March 25, 2016
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Canada in Africa: 300 Years of Aid and Exploitation

January 25, 2016
| The Canadian government says its aid helps Africa to increase food security and stimulate economic growth. In his new book, Yves Engler argues that this is largely public relations spin.
Length: 17:29 minutes (16.01 MB)
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Challenges facing non-Syrian refugees

January 16, 2016
| Privately sponsored refugees from countries like Somalia and Eritrea can face a five-year wait before they're able to come to Canada. Even government-assisted refugees from Africa can wait 18 months.
Length: 14:59 minutes (13.72 MB)
Image: Wikimedia Commons
| January 14, 2016
Redeye

Organic methods transform agriculture in Africa

December 9, 2015
| For years, corporations have been insisting that fertilizers and GMOs are the only way to feed the world. But a new report shows the remarkable success of agro-ecological methods in Africa.
Length: 14:40 minutes (13.43 MB)
Image: Flickr/Isuru Senevi
| November 25, 2015
| November 9, 2015
Columnists

République centrafricaine, une autre 'guerre de pillage' sur le modèle du Congo-Kinshasa

Photo: UNHCR/S. Phelps/flickr

La clé de la sanglante crise qui s'aggrave en République centrafricaine (RCA) ne se trouve pas dans le conflit armé entre chrétiens et musulmans, comme le martèlent nos médias liés à de puissants intérêts des pays de l'OTAN/OCDE, incluant le géant minier canadien.

Cette clé, elle se trouve dans la géostratégie de cette RCA grande comme la France, son ex-colonisatrice, et riche en ressources peu exploitées (diamants, or, uranium, pétrole, potentiel hydraulique, agriculture, et des terres arables qui attisent de puissantes convoitises extérieures).

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