Burundi, Comoros Keep Banging On SADC’s Door, But No One Is Opening – At Least For Now






Does Nkurunziza hope to tap into the anti-Rwanda sentiment that runs in SADC, fuelled partly by rivalry between Kigali and DRC, a SADC member?

I Am Not Who They Think I Am: Uganda And The Painful Business Of Post-Conflict Settlement






60,000 children and youths were abducted by the LRA rebels, and some 8,000 children were born as a consequence of sexual violence and wartime rape.






In Africa And Elsewhere, A Curious Case: Why Do Women’s Rights Advance More Quickly After Major Conflict?






Uganda was the first post-conflict country where this trend became evident in Africa, with Rwanda next taking it to a whole new level, achieving what Nordic countries had done over the course of 100 years.






As Kenya Vote Nears, Troubling Signs Mount: Avoiding Another Electoral Crisis






Kenya is the transport and commercial hub of East Africa, so a protracted crisis would result in significant disruptions further afield.