Central African Republic and the 'convoy of hope'
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Despite the presence of French troops and an African Union-led peacekeeping force, the situation in the Central African Republic remains extremely volatile. Clashes between the former Seleka rebels and anti-balaka militias continue. Earlier this year, our reporter headed west on the road to Cameroon in search of a convoy of humanitarian trucks delayed at the border. Her report has just won the Ricardo Ortega Memorial Prize for the best coverage of the UN and its agencies by broadcast media.