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Sahelian

emanating from or pertaining to Sahel, the region south of the Sahara desert in Central Africa.

Sahelian goat
many varieties of this dual-purpose breed in North West Africa.
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Mr Losada will lead the EU's contribution to regional and international efforts for lasting peace, security and development in the Sahel.
Christoph Holpzafel, villas manager at Anantara Al Sahel Villa Resort, said: "For those South Africans living in the UAE, the resort feels like home away from home, with each private thatched-villa designed to integrate seamlessly with the surroundings, and each with views over the Savannah.
If we are going to break out of this cycle of chronic crises across the Sahel region, emergency assistance to vulnerable farmers and pastoralists has to be considered a top priority," said Robert Piper, the U.
It marks the start of the region-wide conflagration that would be the outcome of Washington's attempts to destabilise the Sahel.
The events of the past two years in Mali have been central to the design of a unique initiative, now formally known as the UN Strategy for the Sahel.
This fully integrated project will address resilience at its core and build the foundation for sustainable and scalable economic growth for the people of the Sahel," says Mike Beall, president and CEO of NCBA CLUSA.
The Sahel region has vast stretches of barely populated areas, yet millions of people there continue to struggle with the daily basics of finding enough food.
There was also the handling of the Malian crisis and subsequently that of the situation in the Sahel south of the Sahara, which provoked the surfacing of contradictions that were added to the increasing political disputes.
The delegations discussed ways of implementing the "Tripoli Master plan" which aims at reinvigorating regional cooperation in North Africa and the Sahel region, beefing up security and combating terror and organized crime, including drug and weapons smuggling and illegal migration.
International organisations, European Union and the World Bank, have promised aid of at least USD8bn to Sahel region countries, which are struggling because of on-going conflicts and are among the poorest in Africa.
La premiere reunion ministerielle sur la Strategie integree des Nations unies pour le Sahel a ouvert ses travaux, mardi a Bamako, avec la participation du Maroc, represente par le ministre des Affaires etrangeres et de la Cooperation, Salaheddine Mezouar.
Right: Al Rayyan's Bassel Moussa Alrayes looks to score against Etoile Sportive du Sahel during their IHF Super Globe preliminary round match at the Al Gharafa Indoor Hall yesterday.