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News Mauritania » Assaba: ECOSOC United Nations Economic and Social Counci : New Permanent Representative of Mauritania Presents Credentials

News channel or source: http://www.4-traders.com/news/ECOSOC-United-Nations-Economic-and-Social-Counci-New-Permanent-Representative-of-Mauritania-Presen--24702819/
Publication date: Sunday 07 May 2017

(Based on information provided by the Protocol and Liaison Service) The new Permanent Representative of Mauritania to ... Nations project for the Assaba region. Mr. Ba holds a Bachelor of Arts in social sciences from Mauritania's University of Nouakchott.

News Mauritania » Assaba: Travel warning issued for Mauritania

News channel or source: http://www.nola.com/travel/index.ssf/2013/05/travel_warning_issued_for_maur.html
Publication date: Wednesday 22 May 2013

The U.S. Embassy in Nouakchott recommends against all non-essential travel to the border regions of Guidimagha, the Hodh El Charghi and Hodh El Gharbi regions of southeastern Mauritania, the eastern half of the Assaba region (east of Kiffa), the eastern ...

News Mauritania » Assaba: Mauritania: Flood Damage Intensifies With More Rains

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/200709050616.html
Publication date: uesday 04 September 2007

Dakar — As Mauritania tries to recover from floods that totally submerged ... Heavy rains on 29-31 August have affected hundreds of families in the southern regions of Gorgol and Assaba. Dozens of families have been made homeless, according to ...

News Mauritania » Assaba: Mauritania: Famine Fears On Rise Over Drought

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/19102011-mauritania-famine-fears-on-rise-over-drought/
Publication date: Wednesday 19 October 2011

The Mauritanian Consumer Protection Association raised alarm bells earlier this month when it warned that Mauritania was at risk for famine ... Hodh El Gharbi, Assaba, Trarza, Brakna, and Guidimaka,” Ould Ammar said. “In addition, poor rainfall didn ...

News Mauritania » Assaba: Environmental health challenges in Mauritania

News channel or source: http://www.who.int/features/2013/mauritania_environmental_health/en/
Publication date: hursday 21 March 2013

WHO is working with the government of Mauritania to improve water quality ... of people living in the areas most vulnerable to climate change, the provinces of Assaba, Brakna and Trarza in the south of the country. WHO’s involvement has been on three ...

News Mauritania » Assaba: Sharing to survive

News channel or source: http://www.irinnews.org/report/95885/mauritania-sharing-survive
Publication date: uesday 17 July 2012

The fragrance of cooking food wafts from a communal kitchen as the villagers of Djoke, in the Gorgol region of Mauritania, talk about how hunger and drought took them by surprise. Gorgol, Brakna and Assaba form the Triangle of Poverty, where at least 60 ...

News Mauritania » Assaba: Mauritania: The Real Beginning of the End of Slavery?

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/200712070844.html
Publication date: hursday 06 December 2007

Nouakchott — Four months after the passing of a law criminalising slavery in Mauritania, anti-slavery activists hope ... case was judged before the regional tribunal of Kiffa, in the Assaba region. But he said the government must go further still.

News Mauritania » Assaba: 'Triangle of poverty' in Mauritania worsened by dry soil

News channel or source: https://mg.co.za/article/2002-01-01-triangle-of-poverty-in-mauritania-worsened-by-dry-soil
Publication date: onday 31 December 2001

The capital of the south-central region of Assaba in the west African country of Mauritania is one of the areas worst affected by desertification and its corollary—a rural exodus. Rains in this area are extremely rare and irregular. The soil does not ...

News Mauritania » Assaba: Rift Valley fever in Mauritania

News channel or source: http://www.who.int/entity/csr/don/2012_11_01/en/
Publication date: Wednesday 31 October 2012

1 November 2012 - The Ministry of Health (MoH) in Mauritania declared an outbreak of Rift Valley ... October 2012 from Magta Lahjar in the Brakna region. The 6 regions include Assaba, Brakna, Hodh Chargui, Hodh Gharbi, Tagant and Trarza.

News Mauritania » Assaba: Flood damage intensifies with more rains

News channel or source: http://www.irinnews.org/news/2007/09/05-1
Publication date: uesday 04 September 2007

As Mauritania tries to recover from floods that totally submerged ... Heavy rains on 29-31 August have affected hundreds of families in the southern regions of Gorgol and Assaba. Dozens of families have been made homeless, according to preliminary ...