Angola

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Senior chief with his headmen at new camp site in Lovua performing their traditional ritals blessing the site
17 Aug 2017
Senior chief in Angola’s Lunda Norte province speaks about refugee crisis in his country “I feel honoured by the government´s decision to host the refugees from the Democratic Republic of [...]
angola-woman-in-Mwapezo-village
09 Feb 2017
(LWI) – “Land is so important to us, all our rights come from the land,” Joao*, president of the Farmers’ association in Chinganga Moises Village, Angola, says. “Having land ensures [...]
ACT forum Angola emergency team field visit in Gambos, Huila province. Photo by Carlos.
27 Jan 2016
LWF and ACT Forum Partners Continue Food Distribution to Drought Affected Communities LUANDA, Angola/GENEVA, 7 February 2014 (LWI) – A woman and her children dig a hole in the dry [...]

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The skeletal remains of a cow lie where the animal fell.
08 Oct 2013

In 2013, a national drought emergency was declared in Namibia, with roughly 37 per cent of the population considered at high risk. In the Okarukoro area of north-eastern Namibia, for example, there has been no rain for three years. Okarukoro is normally arid and the Himba people living there have, for generations, been relying on […]