Anna Cavell

Anna Cavell

Anna Cavell is a journalist based in South Sudan. In Africa she has covered elections and investigated human trafficking in Uganda.


The chia seed is causing super profits for some small-scale farmers in Uganda. They have switched from traditional crops to the seed, first grown half way across the world by the Aztecs.

A grassroots campaign has started in Uganda against the increasing numbers of sexual assaults on women. According to one rights group, 90 percent of Ugandan women have experienced sexual harassment of some sort.

Two million babies are born in Uganda every year, giving the African nation one of the fastest growing populations in the world. From 38 million now, the population is expected to reach 130 million by 2050.

The head of the UN mission in South Sudan, Hilde Johnson, on offering bases for people seeking protection in Juba

24 Mar 2014

Persona non grata in Juba

When it comes to human rights staff, government in Juba says it “knows where they go, who they talk to, who they meet”.

14 Nov 2012

Al Jazeera speaks to some repatriated from Khartoum to begin a new life in the world’s youngest country.

24 May 2012