Archives: Geography

manuscripts_blog_main_horizontal

Mali Conflict Puts Manuscripts in Danger

Video

Click here to download video Although the city of Timbuktu in Mali is now an impoverished town of about 30,000 people, it has a long…read more

GeographyWorld
mali_blog_main_horizontal

French Forces Advance in Mali

Video

Click here to download video The ongoing conflict in the North African nation of Mali between the combined Malian and French forces in the south…read more

GeographyWorld
A Congolese boy shelters from the rain under a truck in a refugee camp about six miles from the town of Goma. The camp houses up to 35,000 people who have been displaced by the violence.

African “World War” Flares in Congo

Article

For the last two decades fighting in the Central East African countries of Rwanda, Uganda, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of the Congo has killed…read more

AfricaCongoGeographywarWorld
hunger_blog_main_horizontal

On Thanksgiving, a Look at Programs That Aim to Feed the Hungry

Article

In November, millions of people across America sit down at a dinner table and enjoy a generous Thanksgiving Day meal, but this isn’t the case…read more

GeographyhungerthanksgivingWorld
A young protester opposed to the Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad throws stones towards Lebanese security forces during a demonstration in Beirut following the funeral of top intelligence official General Wissam al-Hassan.

Syrian Fighting Spills Over Into Bordering States

Article

Violence from the Syrian Civil War has started to spill over into neighboring Middle Eastern countries Lebanon and Jordan. On Sunday, October 19, a car…read more

GeographySyriaWorld

Submit Your Student Voice

NewsHour Extra will not use contact information for any purpose other than our own records. We do not share information with any other organization.

RSS Content

Tooltip of RSS content 3