After Kenya’s leaders reconcile, a tough path ahead
Women-friendly trade: What can governments do better?
5 papers to read on APRM Day
Why the Gambia's progress should spur abolition of the death penalty in Africa
International Women's Day: Why gender equality matters in policymaking
Building peace through partnerships: A first-hand experience of South Sudan
The tortured path of global migration reforms
With the US poised to cut disease surveillance in Africa, could the continent’s own disease-tracking centre fill the gap?
SA’s foreign policy: Towards greater strategic partnerships in a post-Zuma era
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The Call for Merger of the National Dialogue and HLRF Processes
Political Parties and the Push for Political Consensus
Irrigation, Sécurité Alimentaire et Pauvrété Leçons Tirées de Trois grands Barrages en Afrique de l’Ouest / Irrigation, Food Security and Poverty: Lessons Learned from Three Large Dams in West Africa
Efficiency, Sustainability and Exit Strategy in the Oil and Gas Sector : Lessons from Ecuador for Uganda
The African Peer Review Mechanism at 15: Achievements and Aspirations
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Quest for greener pastures
Four in 10 Ghanaians have considered emigrating, although far fewer are actually taking steps to leave the country, a recent Afrobarometer survey indicates.
The Social Roots of Jihadist Violence in Burkina Faso’s North
Jihadist violence in the West African Sahel has now spread to the north of Burkina Faso. The response of Ouagadougou and its partners must go beyond the obvious religious and security dimensions of the crisis, and any solution must take into account deep-rooted social and local factors.
Brazilian and Moroccan Policies for sub-Saharan Africa: Description and Elements for Assessment
This paper retraces Brazil and Morocco’s economic strategies towards sub-Saharan Africa since the beginning of the century, highlighting the characteristics and evaluating the performance of the instruments used to promote the flows of trade, investment and cooperation between each of the two countries and the sub-Saharan region.
Infographic: Financing the African Union
Securing the financial independence of the African Union (AU) has always been an elusive matter for leaders of the continent. Despite the fact that the transition from the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) to the AU in 2002 led to the creation of a more robust continental institution with a broadened mandate, African leaders are yet to sufficiently provide the AU with a sustainable finance to fund its activities.