What to Expect in Africa in 2016
In 2016, we should watch for surprises from unexpected quarters, writes Liesl Louw-Vaudran for the Institute for Security Studies.
What (Else) to Expect in Africa in 2016?
ISS, 12 January 2016
Africa starts the New Year with many burning issues that escalated in 2015 and need urgent action. The crisis in Burundi, where grave human rights violations are continuing, and… Read more »
New AU Chair Has Friends in High Places
ISS, 17 February 2016
There was a palpable sense of relief at the African Union (AU) as Robert Mugabe's term as chairperson of the continental body came to an end. It's not that Mugabe is unpopular -… Read more »
Change of Direction for African Union?
ISS, 13 January 2016
Although the Constitutive Act of the African Union (AU) emphasises the importance of protecting human rights, the organisation's efforts in this regard were historically… Read more »
African Union Commission Chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.
The advance and retreat of democracy in Africa since the end of the Cold War have resulted in a new mosaic of political systems, writes Richard Joseph. Popular uprisings can stil Read more »
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