Why #MeToo isn't taking off in West Africa?
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Why #MeToo isn't taking off in West Africa

The #MeToo movement sparked a debate about abuse in 85 countries, but it's not taken off in West Africa.

The social media campaign which spoke out against sexual harassment generated about six million tweets since mid-October.

But in countries like Mali, very few women shared their stories of sexual abuse.

BBC Minute's Arwa Barkallah has been finding out why.

Video journalist: Raïssa Ioussouf

  • 03 Feb 2018
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