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Ramaphosa’s quiet diplomacy in Madagascar

Ramaphosa’s quiet diplomacy in Madagascar

30th July 2018 Thanks to the efforts of South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, together with others in the international community, Madagascar’s political... 

 ‘Constitutional coups’ erode stability in the Great Lakes

‘Constitutional coups’ erode stability in the Great Lakes

25th July 2018 The extension of presidential terms through ‘constitutional coups’ in Burundi, Congo-Brazzaville, Rwanda and Uganda has eroded regional stability... 

 Illicit logging threatens lives and livelihoods in Africa

Illicit logging threatens lives and livelihoods in Africa

24th July 2018 From the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the Gambia to Guinea-Bissau, Madagascar and Namibia, illicit logging is exposing communities to... 

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 Sexual violence against men and boys in CAR

Sexual violence against men and boys in CAR

24th July 2018 Sexual violence by armed groups in the Central African Republic (CAR) is increasingly being used as a weapon of war. Women and girls are typically... 

 Can improved Ethiopia-Eritrea relations stabilise the region?

Can improved Ethiopia-Eritrea relations stabilise the region?

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      20th July 2018 After 20 years of hostility, Ethiopia and Eritrea have resumed diplomatic relations. On 8 July Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed, made a... 

 Tackling graft through a strong criminal justice system

Tackling graft through a strong criminal justice system

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      18th July 2018 Can South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa contribute to Nelson Mandela’s vision, and improve the chances of his own New Dawn becoming a reality?... 

 Cost of counter-terrorism for civilians in Lake Chad countries

Cost of counter-terrorism for civilians in Lake Chad countries

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      17th July 2018 The ongoing terror threat in Nigeria, Chad, Niger and Cameroon has led the governments of the Lake Chad region to enact numerous security... 

 The potentially more sinister threat in Boko Haram’s split

The potentially more sinister threat in Boko Haram’s split

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      13th July 2018 Boko Haram’s split in 2016 saw the emergence of two distinct jihadist movements, with divergent operating methods, in the Lake Chad region. Boko... 

 Where in Africa is organised crime most serious?

Where in Africa is organised crime most serious?

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      12th July 2018 Researchers on organised crime are often asked where in Africa the problem is most serious. Implicit in the question is which countries should be... 

 DRC prioritises oil over conservation

DRC prioritises oil over conservation

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      11th July 2018 The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has decided to degazette parts of two UNESCO World Heritage Sites to allow for oil drilling.... 

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