Africa

Just Security’s Climate Archive

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May 30th, 2024

How to Clean Up the Clean Energy Transition: Preventing Violence Over New ‘Conflict Minerals’

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Mar 6th, 2024

US Government’s $300 Million for West Africa — How to Make it Count

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Feb 15th, 2024

As Senate Considers New Ambassador to Burkina Faso, Human Rights Focus Would Strengthen US Policy

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Feb 14th, 2024

The Democratic Price of Countering Authoritarianism

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Jan 22nd, 2024

Counterterrorism in Disguise? Does A Shift Toward `Peace Enforcement’ Spell a Death Knell for UN Peacekeeping?

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Dec 15th, 2023

The United Nations in Hindsight: UN Security Council Sanctions

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Dec 1st, 2023

Amid Africa’s Spate of Coups, Improved Election Observation Will be Crucial to Transition

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Nov 28th, 2023

Zimbabwe’s Troubled Election: Might Southern African Leaders Follow the Example of Their Observers?

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Aug 30th, 2023

Zimbabwe’s Impending Elections: A Challenge for International Observers

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Aug 10th, 2023

Disinformation in a Triple Threat: How Old and New Challenges Make Peacekeeping More Dangerous

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Jun 13th, 2023

Dealing with Hybrid Regimes: Pursuing US Interests Without Giving them a Pass on Democracy

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May 17th, 2023

Yellen’s Trip to Africa: A Chance to Reset US-Africa Relations

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Jan 19th, 2023

Strengthening Press Freedom: New Media Principles for Commonwealth States

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Nov 23rd, 2022

For Biden’s Africa Strategy to Succeed, Prioritize Human Rights

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Nov 16th, 2022

Preventing Violent Extremism in Africa: The Overlooked Role of Mayors and the Governments They Lead

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Sep 9th, 2022

The US Needs a Global Anti-Coup Strategy

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Jun 1st, 2022

What Elon Musk Does Not Get about Twitter and Democracy in Africa

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May 4th, 2022

How the War in Ukraine Illustrates the Weakness of US Policy Toward Africa

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Apr 18th, 2022

Failure to Warn: War Powers Reporting and the “War on Terror” in Africa

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Oct 4th, 2021

Protecting Civilians in Mali – More UN Peacekeepers Is Only Part of the Solution

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Jul 15th, 2021

What Are the Stakes of the Upcoming Elections in Benin?

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Apr 5th, 2021

Getting US-Africa Relations Back on Track With a Focus on Human Rights

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Apr 2nd, 2021

Alarms Raised in Central African Republic: Pre-Election Fighting Threatens Civilians and Fragile Peace

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Dec 25th, 2020

Protecting Ethiopian Refugees — and Averting the Next Crisis

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Dec 9th, 2020

Ethiopia’s Tigray Crisis: Escalating Violence and Mass Displacement Threaten Ethiopian and Regional Security

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Nov 25th, 2020

Mali: The “Good” Coup d’État?

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Nov 19th, 2020

Nigerians Are the Latest to Risk Their Lives to Protest Against Police Brutality

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Oct 27th, 2020

We the People: Lessons from Africa for Defeating Authoritarianism in 2020 U.S. Election

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Oct 19th, 2020

National Security at the United Nations This Week (April 11-17)

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Apr 17th, 2020

West Africa’s Democratic Progress is Slipping Away, Even as Region’s Significance Grows

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Mar 9th, 2020

The Dangers of Democratic Republic of Congo’s Post-Election Dispute

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Jan 17th, 2019