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Image for The Maasai community that took on the Tanzanian government – and won
The Maasai community that took on the Tanzanian government – and won Evicted from its ancestral land in the 1970s, a Maasai community has made good on its promise to reclaim the territory Environment Politics Society
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‘Football makes us feel like we belong’: meet Sierra Leone’s Flying Stars In Sierra Leone, the beautiful game is proving to be a source of joy and empowerment for amputee footballers Body & Mind Society Sport Wellbeing
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What went right this week: historic malaria vaccine, plus more positive news The WHO approved a malaria vaccine for Africa, a citizens’ assembly was announced for Cop26, plus the week’s other top stories Arts Culture Environment Health Science Society UK Wellbeing World
Image for In pictures: the refugees who started a music scene in the Sahara
In pictures: the refugees who started a music scene in the Sahara In a tent city rising out of the desert, refugee musicians – brought together by spirit and circumstance – are finding solace in song Arts Culture Society
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‘A quiet conservation success story, the likes of which aren’t told enough’ Although often overlooked, small-scale conservation projects are having a big impact on wildlife and communities – even in conflict zones Conservation Money Sustainable Development
Image for The young women of Burkina Faso who fix stereotypes by repairing cars
The young women of Burkina Faso who fix stereotypes by repairing cars Young women in Burkina Faso are lifting car bonnets and challenging the notion that mechanics is a man’s job Education Society World
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