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Niger's migrant workers lose a lifeline as unrest turns Nigeria into no-go zone

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Dwindling remittances have added to the problems of extreme poverty, climate change and fast population growth in Niger

Mark Tran in Galadima, Friday 20 January 2012 10.10 EST

At this time of year, many of the men from this village in the sand dunes would normally be carrying out menial work in neighbouring Nigeria to send money back to their families.

Read the full story on the Guardian's Global Development