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Recent news from Coventry University
6 October: Cameroon can't afford to continue ignoring crime in fisheries sector
Despite its importance, Cameroon's maritime fisheries sector is plagued with largely hidden, or ignored, fisheries crimes.
25 September: Lifting the lid on Ghana's illegal small-scale mining problem
Efforts to regulate the lucrative mining venture are not proving successful due to collusion and corruption.
6 September: Motion sickness: it all started 550 million years ago
Got motion sickness? You're not alone in the animal kingdom.
3 September: The Amazon fire crisis has been 500 years in the making – as Brazil's indigenous people know only too well
After five centuries of extraction, the Amazon region stands on the brink.
24 July: It will take a lot more than free menstrual pads to end period poverty
There is little evidence that pads alone will keep girls in school – stigma, lack of appropriate infrastructure, and embarrassment need to be dealt with too.