Lubuto Library Partners: Helping vulnerable children in Africa

In Africa’s Bemba language, the word Lubuto means “knowledge, enlightenment and light”. It’s perhaps, then, the perfect name for a string of public libraries helping street children, orphans and disadvantaged youths in Zambia. In Perspective, we spoke to the president and founder of Lubuto Library Partners, Jane Kinney Meyers. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN … Read more Lubuto Library Partners: Helping vulnerable children in Africa

New ICC Trial Opens: The Prosecutor v. Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo

On Monday 22nd November, the International Criminal Court opened the trial of Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo, who stands accused of war crimes allegedly committed in the Democratic Republic of Congo. An ICC statement said: The accused is allegedly criminally responsible, as a person effectively acting as military commander within the meaning of article 28(a) of the … Read more New ICC Trial Opens: The Prosecutor v. Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo