Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Monday, February 29, 2016
After a failed rice-growing season, women turn to gardens in Brikamaba, CRR (Photo by M.S. Joof/TNBES)
Some three hundred and ten women in Brikamaba, Lower Fulladu West of the Central River Region (CRR) have turned to gardening to fight off food security threats after a failed rice-growing season.
More than five hundred women and their families, 282 kilometers from the Gambian capital, Banjul, saw their rice fields completely destroyed by floods following torrential rains between July and September in 2015, the villagers told TNBES on Friday.
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Anti-FGM campaigners argue that the lack of a law banning the practice weakens the legitimacy and impact of advocacy against harmful tradition practice. Activists Amie Bojang Sissoho, Dr. Isatou Touray, Amie Sillah and Mary Small at Monday's launch of One Billion Rising 2016 (Photo Credit: MSJoof/TNBES/Octover 2015)
[West Africa] region is inundated with all forms of violence ranging from FGM, early or forced
marriage, rape, state impunity and the ravages of war with its gender
dimensions,” she said. (Photo Credit: MSJoof/TNBES/October 2015)|
Monday, October 5, 2015
In this photo, Speakers from US, Cuba, China, Russia, Iran line up for 70th UN General Assembly (Photo Credit: Deutsche Welle)