Sahel and central africa map. Mapping the distribution of human african trypanosomiasis. Crisis groups early warning watch list identifies up to ten countries and regions at risk of conflict or escalation of violence. The sahel has long experienced a series of historic droughts dating back to at least the 17th century. The sahel region has since suffered violence from militant groups linked to al qaeda and islamic state trafficking and the emergence of armed groups in one of the worlds poorest regions.
Maps of africa and information on african countries capitals geography history culture and more. The unodc project office in bangui opened in june 2018 following the signing of an agreement with the united nations multidimensional integrated stabilization mission in the central african republic minusca in march 2018. Africa is the second largest continent by both area and population. Africa mapan online interactive map of africa showing its borders countries capitals seas and adjoining areas.
In these situations early action driven or supported by the eu and its member states would generate stronger prospects for peace. It connects to information about africa and the history and geography of african countries. The atlantic ocean is to the west and the indian ocean is to the southeast. The continent of africa borders the southern half of the mediterranean sea.
Our living analysis integrates expert opinions and research articles covering a range of perspectives on economic ecological security and geopolitical developments in the region.