Tag Archives: South Korea

04 January 19

South Sudan’s rape crisis is shockingly unremarkable

According to new figures from the United Nations, over 1,100 people have suffered sexual violence in South Sudan this year, the highest figure since 2015. Pramila Patten, the UN’s senior-most expert, says rape and abuse is being used by both government
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30 September 17

Why South Korea is investing big in Rwanda

Chinese investment in Africa gets a lot of attention in the media. In fact, you’d be forgiven for thinking China is the only Asian country with an interest in the African continent if you rely on the mainstream media for
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15 March 17

Can Africa learn from South Korea’s protest culture?

Since October last year, millions of South Koreans have taken to the streets to protest against former President Park Geun-hye. The country’s first female president became embroiled in a corruption scandal that rocked the entire nation and saw angry citizens spend
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01 June 16

South Korea to Help Establish Technology Institute in Kenya

Kenya has signed a deal with South Korea that will see the Asian country help set up a technology centre in the East African nation.

28 May 16

South Korean President Arrives in Ethiopia

South Korean president Park Geun-hye arrived in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa on Wednesday night – the first stop on her three-nation visit to East Africa.


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