Jul 152008
 
Mathare Youth Sports Association, Nairobi, Kenya

The MYSA football league, with over 1000 teams from Mathare and the engulfing slums of Nairobi, does more than simply keep the kids physically fit and off the street; every weekend, 25-30 teams from MYSA clear the garbage and ditches around their homes.

Jul 142008
 
Mali : 21st Century slavery

The following articles from IRIN NEWS shows that slavery still goes on today. The situation in the north of Mali is particularly difficult.