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Looking back - what has the PSC decided?

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CAR
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ISS
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Between August and October this year, the Peace and Security Council (PSC) held meetings on Libya, Lesotho, Guinea-Bissau, South Sudan, Burundi, the Central African Republic (CAR), Darfur and the...

Settling local disputes is key to peace in Central Mali

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Mali
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ISS
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BY BOUBACAR SANGARÉ Restoring state authority isn’t enough to stabilise the region – local grievances and rights must be attended to. On 15 October, 11 civilians were killed by assailants on a...

Africa’s youth gain recognition as peacemakers

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World
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ISS
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Specific steps are needed for the African Union’s new Youth for Peace Africa Programme to work. BY MUNEINAZVO KUJEKE Time is running out for Africa to ‘silence the guns by 2020’ and end all wars – a...

Climate change and poverty in Africa

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World
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ISS
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To withstand the inevitable natural disasters climate change will bring, better disaster risk management must start now. Human activity has caused the temperature of the Earth and its atmosphere to...

Good mental healthcare should be part of peacebuilding

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World
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ISS
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Africa needs inclusive health and educational systems that eliminate the stigma around mental illness. By Stellah Kwasi The negative impact of armed conflict on the mental health of combatants is...

Cameroon needs more than ‘Biya or chaos’

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Cameroon
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ISS
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Elections on 7 October could extend the status quo in a country that desperately needs stability. By Mohamed M Diatta Cameroonians will be voting for a new president this Sunday 7 October. The...

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