Working against the grain: Can Liberia avoid violence in the upcoming elections?
How Egypt is tackling Hepatitis C
Nigeria: Northern discontent and the history of Boko Haram
Towards a gender-just internet: Combating online violence against women
Getting youth policy right in Africa
After AGOA: It's time for an improved US-Africa trade relationship
Ubuntu, foreign policy and radical uncertainty in South Africa and the world
Nigeria is out of recession but not out of the woods yet
Cameroon's Anglophone crisis demands urgent attention
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Efficacy for Fighting Corruption: Evidence from 36 African Countries
Building Capacity in Science, Technology and Innovation for Africa's Transformation: The Role of Governments
Reducing Violence in South Africa: From Policing to Prevention
Public Service Delivery in South Africa: Councillors and Citizens Critical Links in Overcoming Persistent Inequities
Southern Regionalisms, Global Agendas: Innovating Inclusive Access to Health, Medicines and Social Protection in a Context of Social Inequity
Gender, Agriculture and Climate Change in Malawi
Double-edged Sword: Vigilantes in African Counter-Insurgencies
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Improving Flood-Resilience of Small Businesses in Kigali
The intensity and frequency of extreme precipitation events in Rwanda is projected to increase due to climate variability, such as the El-Nino Southern Oscillation and climate change. These changes are projected to lead to shorter rainy seasons while extreme-precipitation events – that can trigger floods – will increase in frequency.
Money Talks - A key reason youths join Boko Haram
The particular observation in this study, that people join Boko Haram because of financial rewards, challenges the popular scholarly proposition that poverty has no direct causal link with terrorism and violent extremism.
Angolan refugees in Zambia: Reflecting on local integration as a sustainable solution
The southern African nation of Zambia launched the Strategic Framework for the Local Integration of Former Angolan Refugees in Zambia to benefit those former refugees who chose not to return to their country of origin.
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.