The prospects for a new war in the Sahel appear increasingly probable.
Foreign Policy In Focus joins Africa Action and allies to host an Africa Networking Zone at the Global Village Activity for the XIX International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2012).
For the last in a three part series honoring African Liberation Day, IPS’ Foreign Policy In Focus project will hold a screening on the United States' involvement in the downfall of Africa.
The Second World War's Eurocentric history must be widened to give sub-Saharan Africans and many other world peoples their due.
IPS Associate Fellow Carl LeVan will discuss his recent field research exploring how the poor are organizing for housing rights, human rights, and self-help in Abuja, Nigeria.
This long-awaited verdict against the former Liberian strongman brings some measure of justice to a region ripped apart by brutality, greed, and proxy wars.
Emira Woods, an Institute for Policy Studies expert originally from Liberia, comments on Taylor's conviction.
Firoze Manji will discuss the new book he co-edited with Sokari Ekine detailing the 2011 African uprisings in the parts of the continent that have gone virtually unnoticed.
The controversial video provides a Twitter-like view of Uganda, political history, and U.S. foreign policy.
On the Washington stop of her U.S. speaking tour, Affoing L. Affiong will discuss the challenges of a Pan-African vision for the 21st Century.