The economy is devastated, and more than 2.4 million South Sudanes live as refugees in neighbouring countries that include Uganda, Ethiopia, and Sudan.
The reported falls in the rates of FGM are far greater than previous studies have suggested.
Approximately 100,000 enslaved Africans were transported to the Danish West Indies.
In recent years, increasing numbers of people have moved from all parts of Africa to Australia. Two years ago as many as 380,000 people indicated in a census that they were born in Africa.
Music has always been at the forefront and the arts still need to ask ‘Who are we?’ and speak truth to power