Monthly Archives: July 2006


Variety Show: Cameroon CAMEROON Cameroon is a country of great diversity and unusual beauty, as Njei Moses Timah discovers on a North West Province road trip from Douala to Wum Anyone trying to describe the whole of Africa briefly could almost do so in one word: Cameroon. Not only does […]

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Belgium’s place in the sun Fantastic man-made beaches, great bars, fabulous restaurants and even something for art-lovers . . . Debbie Pappyn reveals how outdoor entertainment is where it’s at this summer in Belgium City beaches The newly renovated Bassin Béco, where you’ll find Bruxelles Les Bains (Brussels Beach), is […]

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Casablanca: Bright, White Metropolis Casablanca was brought to life by Warner Bros in the classic 1942 movie of the same name. Now, Anthea Gerrie discovers if the Moroccan city’s fascinating architecture still evokes that era A side from Rick’s Café (248, boulevard Sour Jdid, Old Medina), a newly and knowingly […]

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Fair Trade Rules Fair trade has changed the lives of poor farmers around the world. Louise Tickle looks at its success and asks if the entry of multinational companies into the market could change that … Scattered across 200km of western Uganda, a group of farmers cultivate tiny plots of […]

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Focus on the Congo Extreme eye diseases, cultural differences, tough working conditions and limited funding. Find out what motivated a team of Belgian ophthalmologists to help restore sight to those in need in the Democratic Republic of Congo When Yann Huyghebaert, of eye-care giant Bausch & Lomb, visited Belgian ophthalmologist […]

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