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We head out to meet France 24 Observers in their own countries. They tell us more about the stories they have alerted us to. Every first Monday of the month at 9.45 pm Paris time.

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Latest update : 2013-06-04

Senegal's schools of shame

In Observers Direct, journalist Julien Pain heads out to meet FRANCE 24 Observers in their country. They tell us more about the stories they have alerted us to. In this episode, we meet the "talibé", young children who are sent to beg for money in the streets by the Islamic schools they attend.

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2014-06-07 USA

Migrant children, crossing the desert

Welcome to the Observers Direct.

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2014-05-03 Cameroon

Cameroon battles breast ironing

Julien Pain meets Observers to discuss the memorable events they have witnessed. “Observers Direct” extends through television the unique and original journalistic online project...

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2014-04-05 gold

Guinea's gold rush

Julien Pain meets Observers to discuss the memorable events they have witnessed.

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2014-03-01 Cambodia

Cambodia: Stirrings of revolt

Julien Pain meets Observers to discuss the memorable events they have witnessed. “Observers Direct” extends through television the unique and original journalistic online project...

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