West and Central Africa

© Sophie Garcia for Amnesty International.


As Africa remembers the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide, violent conflicts dogged much of the continent throughout 2014 – unfolding or escalating in a particularly bloody way in the Central African Republic (CAR), South Sudan and Nigeria, and continuing unresolved in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Sudan and Somalia.

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West and Central Africa (Dakar, Senegal)

Immeuble Seydi Djamil 3e étage Avenue Cheikh Anta Diop x 3 rue Leo Frobenius P.O. Box 47582 Dakar Sénégal


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