Mauritania's President Tries to Intervene in Gambian Political Crisis
[VOA] Mauritania's President Ould Abdel Aziz is making a last-minute effort to settle Gambia's political crisis without the need for military intervention.
President Al-Bashir Receives Phone Call From Mauritanian Counterpart
[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir has received a phone call from the Mauritanian President , Mohammed Wald Abdul-Aziz congratulating him on lifting the US sanctions from Sudan.
Mauritania Aims to Boost Food Production Through New UN Agency Agreement
[UN News] A new partnership between the United Nations rural poverty agency and officials in Mauritania could boost finances and nutrition for nearly 300,000 farmers in the southern part of the country.
U.S.$21 Million Grant to Boost Food Security, Reduce Rural Poverty
[IFAD] Rome -A total of 285,600 farmers, particularly women and young people in six regions in southern Mauritania will benefit from a financial agreement signed today between the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and Mauritania to improve their incomes, nutrition and food security.
Can-2017 - Mauritanian Team Arrives in Algiers for Algeria Friendly
[Algerie Presse Service] The Mauritanian team of football arrived Tuesday in Algiers to prepare the friendly encounter versus Algeria team, on 7 and 10 January.
HM the King Holds Phone Conversation With Pres. of Islamic Republic of Mauritania
[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI held, on Tuesday morning, a phone conversation with H.E. Mohammed Ould Abdelaziz, president of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, said a statement by the Royal Office.
From a Former Sex Slave to a Climate Poet - Five Unsung Heroes of 2016
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -Thousands of people around the world work to defend human rights - risking their lives to expose abuses against women, children, minority groups and landless farmers
Ould Khelifa Holds Discussions With Mauritanian PM
[Algerie Presse Service] Speaker of the People's National Assembly (Lower House of Parliament) Mohamed Larbi Ould Khelifa on Tuesday held discussions with Mauritanian Prime Minister Yahya Ould Hademine, who is on a three-day visit to Algeria, said Wednesday the Lower House in a statement.