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The African Union needs to broaden its role in Somalia

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Conflict resolution, political dialogue and electoral support are as important as the current focus on security. Somalia’s historic one-person-one vote election, scheduled for late 2020, looks set to...

The African Union can do better for the Sahel

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Burkina Faso
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Uncertainty remains over many aspects of the AU’s planned troop deployment to fight terrorism in the region. 26 MAY 2020 / BY PSC REPORT The situation in the Sahel continues to preoccupy Africa...

Can we solve hunger in South Africa?

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South Africa
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As lockdown stimulates exciting new initiatives, the country must focus on ensuring access to quality food for all. BY CHANDRÉ GOULD AND SELLO HATANG When people’s need for water, food and shelter...

Does the Sahel really need more AU troops?

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Burkina Faso
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The AU could do better than adding to the plethora of military forces deployed in the region. By Mohamed M Diatta Last year saw a significant resurgence of extremist violence in the Sahel, especially...

Migration is a safety net during climate change disasters

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World
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BY AIMÉE-NOËL MBIYOZO With climate threats high across Africa, COVID-19 restrictions may prevent people from moving as a survival strategy. Movement is a critical resilience strategy for communities...

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