Between Perilous Seas: The Unseen Struggles of Mauritanian Sailors

As the world celebrates the Day of the Seafarer, a human tragedy unfolds, in the tumultuous depths of the Atlantic Ocean. It is the poignant story of Mauritanian seafarers, brave and fearless men who daily confront the raging waves to feed their families and their country. But behind their bravery lies unspeakable suffering, a reality of deprivation, deadly accidents, and unbearable injustices.

Mauritania: Agreement on the rights of workers in the National Company for Road Industry

The Mauritanian News Agency reported that on January 26 in Nouakchott, an agreement was signed for the benefit of the dismissed workers of the former National Company for Road Industry and the government. This agreement provides for granting 50 million new ounces to these 148 workers, in exchange for withdrawing their complaints with the competent court and closing this file.