Here’s Karen Roberts with our news bulletin at this hour.
- Pope Francis arrives in Mozambique on Wednesday to kick off a three-nation tour of Africa that will also take him to Madagascar and Mauritius. Climate change, poverty reduction and corruption are high on the Pope's agenda.
- The Republic of Congo is joining an international program that will grant the country 60 million euros ($65.6 million) to better protect the rainforest and fight climate change.
- The African Union is now among the growing number of organizations demanding South Africa do something to end the recent spate of attacks on foreigners in the country. Many groups say the violence is xenophobic but law enforcement officials in the country say the acts have nothing to do with xenophobia.
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