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Peace and war

‘Tens of thousands of Malians are fleeing, seeking shelter in neighbouring countries and more are crossing the borders each day.’ Sentences like these can be read in international and Malian newspapers on an almost daily basis. The Tuareg rebellion has … Continue reading

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City of lights

We are living in times of great changes. Changes that happen on all levels, both in the inner and the outer world. A visiting friend mentioned being very surprised to see the duality in Malian everyday life. While people are … Continue reading

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Change!

Mali over the centuries and decades has managed to keep a lot of its cultural heritage and is still very much a so called authentic country. However things are – and will be – changing here too. Malians devour first … Continue reading

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Polygamy in daily life

Mali being a Muslim country it is legally accepted for a man to have up to four wives and in daily life you’ll find that many have two and some indeed do have four. It’s allowed by the Koran and … Continue reading

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