Events in Mali could have a ripple effect across West Africa, and heighten issues such as poverty and terrorism.
Inspire Africa is in Mali to find out more about the young entrepreneur creating a sustainable ecosystem for herders and farmers in his country.
Gunmen killed at least 134 people in central Mali on Saturday amid an upsurge in ethnic and jihadist violence.
Suspected jihadists killed at least five people at a Mali luxury resort just outside the capital Bamako.
Suspected jihadists storm a tourist resort popular with Westerners in Mali