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News Mauritania » Trarza: Over 40 pct of Mauritania's rural population living in poverty: UN

News channel or source: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-05/12/c_135354485.htm
Publication date: Wednesday 11 May 2016

NOUAKCHOTT, May 12 (Xinhua) -- Over 40 percent of Mauritania's rural population is living in a situation of crippling ... said 44 percent of the population in southern regions like Gorgol, Brakna and Trarza were living in extreme poverty.

News Mauritania » Trarza: Mauritania: Desert Capital Struggles With Water Crisis

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/200404150674.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 April 2004

But it is not only Nouakchott that faces water shortages. The Trarza underground lake provides water for a string of towns in southwestern Mauritania which are now feeling the pinch. The water from many boreholes has already turning brackish. In some cases ...

News Mauritania » Trarza: 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 » Trarza: Rural exodus disrupts social order in Mauritania

News channel or source: http://www.irinnews.org/report/99478/rural-exodus-disrupts-social-order-mauritania
Publication date: Wednesday 15 January 2014

Mauritania is no exception, but the phenomenon is particularly ... distributed small plots of land and some livestock to particularly vulnerable families in Trarza, Gorgol and Guidimakha, which together are known as the triangle of poverty.

News Mauritania » Trarza: 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 ... the provinces of Assaba, Brakna and Trarza in the south of the country. WHO’s involvement has been on three fronts: improving the quality of drinking water, sanitation and ...

News Mauritania » Trarza: 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 ... Hanna Mint Salem tells of fleeing her masters in the Trarza region. She is around 30, but looks 15 years older.

News Mauritania » Trarza: Mauritania replaces oil and foreign ministers in reshuffle

News channel or source: https://ca.news.yahoo.com/mauritania-replaces-oil-foreign-ministers-reshuffle-141841186.html
Publication date: onday 19 November 2012

Mohamed Ould Ahmed Salem Ould Mohamed Rare, former governor of Trarza province was named interior minister ... Straddling black and Arab Africa on the continent's west coast, Mauritania, a country of 3.2 million people, is an iron ore, copper and gold ...

News Mauritania » Trarza: Rift Valley fever in Mauritania

News channel or source: http://www.who.int/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 ... The 6 regions include Assaba, Brakna, Hodh Chargui, Hodh Gharbi, Tagant and Trarza. All the cases had history of contact with animals.

News Mauritania » Trarza: Al-Qaeda Appoints New Mali Chief

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/28112012-al-qaeda-appoints-new-mali-chief/
Publication date: Wednesday 28 November 2012

Mauritania and Algeria. Ould Hacen, also known as Abdallah al-Chinguetti, hails from the village of Frewa in the Trarza region, according to ANI. He is considered one of the scholars and theoreticians of the terror network. The news agency added that the ...

News Mauritania » Trarza: Desert capital struggles with water crisis

News channel or source: http://www.irinnews.org/news/2004/04/15/desert-capital-struggles-water-crisis
Publication date: Wednesday 14 April 2004

But it is not only Nouakchott that faces water shortages. The Trarza underground lake provides water for a string of towns in southwestern Mauritania which are now feeling the pinch. The water from many boreholes has already turning brackish. In some cases ...