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Kpénahi Traoré

Kpénahi Traoré is from Burkina Faso. She is a journalist in the French media, Radio France International (RFI). She was the editor in chief of RFI-Mandenkan, the Bambara language editorial service. She is an language activist, promoting Bambara – a West African language.

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Latest posts by Kpénahi Traoré

What International Women's Day looked like around the world in 2021

"Although COVID-19 dampened participation in many countries, women still raised their voices on the streets on different continents, especially as the pandemic has worsened inequalities faced by women."

Who fact checks online disinformation in West Africa’s Bambara language?

Kpénahi Traoré, a language activist and journalist, battles the online dissemination of false information in Bambara, one of West Africa’s most widely spoken minority languages.

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