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The Need for a Comprehensive Legal Framework for Social Protection in Kenya
Two Faces of Diamonds: The woman in New York and the Woman in Marange
Tobacco Control in Uganda: An Analysis of the Impact of Taxation on Consumption Patterns
The Sound of Gunfire: the Police Shootings at Marikana Scene 2, 16 August 2012
The Distributional Impacts of Fiscal Consolidation in Uganda
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Life Stories: Learning from Kismayo
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Electoral Poker in DR Congo
Elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo have been postponed since December 2016, but now seem to be slated for the end of the year. All parties should work to ensure credible polls, the best hope for a peaceful transfer of power.
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.