Tag archive for ‘Africa Crisis’
By admin On Friday, January 5th, 2018

Africa’s poverty rates on a rebound despite notable Economic Development

In this special coverage of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), we focus on SDG 10, which is “Reduced inequality within and among countries.” The aim of SDG 10 is for countries to adopt policies that promote More...

By admin On Thursday, November 10th, 2016

South Sudan crisis escalates , will this be Africa’s Syria?

Peace eludes the world’s newest nation By Pavithra Rao On the eve of the fifth anniversary of South Sudan’s independence on 9 July, sporadic gunfire rent the air in Juba, the capital city. What many assumed More...

By admin On Sunday, February 2nd, 2014

Washington’s effort to stop Congo from slipping into Anarchy

By:Scott Morgan On the last day in January a leading Thinktank here in Washington drafted a unique memorandum for President Obama. This document seeks to address two of the main flaws in the Foreign Policy of the More...

By admin On Sunday, January 12th, 2014

Africa sees a violent start to 2014

Nairobi – Sub-Saharan Africa has seen a very violent start to 2014, with raging conflicts in South Sudan and Central African Republic, as well as continued violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo, and More...

By admin On Friday, January 25th, 2013

After wars, it’s a ‘new day’ in Africa

Judy Cheng-Hopkins on the UN’s peacebuilding work in Africa Africa Renewal It has now been a few years since the Peacebuilding Commission and your Peacebuilding Support Office were set up. Do you see any tangible More...