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.

Impressive Cast Of Businessmen, Technocrats And Politicos Line Up In Race For Liberia’s Presidency As Sirleaf Exits






In October for the first time in over half a century, Liberians will participate in the peaceful transfer of power between a living president and an elected successor.






Last Year There Was Great Hope For This Central African Nation, But Today 41,000 Still Displaced. What‘s Gone Wrong?






The Christian-vs-Muslim dynamic has changed to intra-Muslim fighting along ethnic lines, and government control is restricted to the capital.






10 Conflicts To Watch In The World In 2017: Here Are The Three Deadly Ones From Africa






The UN peacekeeping mission in the DR Congo is its largest…and the one in Mali is mostly dangerous, with 70 personnel killed by “malicious acts” since 2013