Alexa Dvorson reports from Morocco on a women's organization that founded a school for girls from the country's rural areas. It's an effort to address a gender imbalance in Morocco's culture and education system.
The kings of Morocco and Spain talked on the telephone this week. They were trying to defuse tensions between their two countries over the Spanish enclave of Melilla. Daniel Woolls is a reporter for The Associated Press in Spain.
France is warning its citizens to stay away from parts of Africa after an aid worker was executed by an Al-Qaeda group in North Africa. Reporter Anita Elash says the death has shaken the French public.
Today we take you to Paris by way of Morocco, or perhaps Morocco by way of Paris. Hindi Zahra's debut mixes jazz and blues with a generous measure of Moroccan folk music and a few dashes of funk. From PRI's The World.
The appeal of American gospel in Fes, Morocco is the subject of our Global Hit today. Reporter Betto Arcos recently attended the World Sacred Music Festival in Fes. Attendees were there to hear gospel songs from The Blind Boys of Alabama.