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Party and State in South Africa
South Sudan and the Collective Pain of Watching a Peace Agreement Struggle for its Life
Libéralisation, investissements publics, et emploi des femmes au Sénégal / Liberalization, public investment, and the employment of women in Senegal
Trade Integration in the Economic Community Of West African States: Assessing Constraints And Opportunities Using An Augmented Gravity Model
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Youth, Deprivation and the Internet in Africa
The study investigates - from young people’s perspective - whether the Internet could be used to help them deal with the various issues they face. With a focus on Nigeria, Rwanda and Tanzania, the paper considers what the policy implications of this are and proposes possible policy interventions.
South Sudan v James Dak: A Case of Travesty of Justice
Mr Dak, a South Sudanese national, has suffered injustice through combined violations of international refugee law and domestic constitutional law/criminal law and due process. His case should alert UN refugee agencies and human rights organisations to step up their efforts to prevent such violations from occurring in the future.
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.