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Amnesty International has called on Burkina Faso to rein in the security forces that have used excessive force to crack down on peaceful anti-government protests.
Ten leading aid agencies have called for a "surge" in the humanitarian effort to help ten million people at risk of acute hunger across the Sahel region of west and central Africa.
A freelance shepherd from the Scottish Borders will cycle the entire Scottish coast this summer to raise money for international development agency Christian Aid.
Burkina Faso is one of the world's poorest countries. This is due to a variety of factors, foremost of which are the drought conditions which regularly occur, and the turbulence of the political scene.Sponsor a child here today