Nearly 300 villagers will receive $250 in ‘symbolic’ reparations
Mar 24, 2017
Companies such as Ivanhoe Mines Ltd., Banro Corp. and Alphamin Resources Corp. are expanding their operations in Congo, which boasts a wealth of gold and copper reserves
Mar 19, 2017
Government had ignored court orders to protect millions of impoverished families who depend on monthly grants
Mar 17, 2017
Government’s insistence that gold and copper ores be processed and refined within the country stands in the way of creation of African mining giant
Mar 14, 2017
all else. Mark MacKinnon and Geoffrey York explore how that could set back struggles for human rights
Mar 12, 2017
Plan could see Canada paying for advocacy groups to challenge abortion laws in Africa, Latin America, South Asia and the Middle East
Mar 08, 2017
Countries pledge nearly $200-million to support global contraception and family planning programs
Mar 02, 2017
Foreign migrants often accused of causing unemployment and crime, despite evidence to the contrary
Feb 24, 2017
According to a confidential report, UN peacekeepers found a missile launcher that could prove crucial in determining whether Paul Kagame was involved in former president’s death
Feb 24, 2017
Court rules that South African government violated constitution by announcing its withdrawal from the ICC without parliament’s approval
Feb 22, 2017
Geoffrey York is The Globe and Mail's Africa correspondent.
He has been a foreign correspondent for the newspaper since 1994, including seven years as the Moscow Bureau Chief and seven years as the Beijing Bureau Chief.
He is a veteran war correspondent who has covered war zones since 1992 in places such as Somalia, Sudan, Chechnya, Iraq and Afghanistan. He is the author of three books, including two books on aboriginal issues in Canada.
He has received several journalistic awards, including a National Magazine Award and two National Newspaper Awards.