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Mar 21, 2019

Bellah: US State Department Reports on Human Rights Violations Facing Community

The article below was published by U.S. Department of State   Mali is a constitutional democracy. President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita won reelection to a second five-year term on August 12 in national elections deemed to have met minimum acceptable standards by international observers despite some irregularities and limited violence. Parliamentary elections originally scheduled for October were...

Mar 21, 2019

Bellah: US State Department Reports on Human Rights...

On 13 March 2019, the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor released a report on human rights violations in Mali, including the struggle of Bellah minority. The Bellah, indigenous people of the Sahel...

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Feb 25, 2019

Bellah Community Loses one of its Leading Fig...

Mr Ag Akado was the President of the AMASCB-Ikewan, an association founded in August 2015 with the objective to struggle against prejudice and stigmatisation, as well as to put the little-known Bellah...

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Jul 25, 2018

Briefing at US Congress Raises Awareness for Persistence...

Following an introduction by UNPO’s US Programme Coordinator, human rights and environmental lawyer Alice Bullard opened the discussion by providing an overview of the issue globally, highlighting...

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Jul 24, 2018

Briefing: The Struggle for the Eradication of...

Slavery is accepted in many circles as a horror that humanity has fortunately left in the past. In fact, slavery continues to be practiced in many modern societies with minimal recognition and inadequate...

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Feb 13, 2018

Bellah People: Recognition of Minorities in Mali...

 This article was published by The Broker: Insecurity and the quasi-absence of the State in Northern Mali, especially since the beginning of the Mali War in January 2012, have had a devastating impact...

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