Tagged: African Union
An open statement by the Africa Advocacy Network is critical of the Obama Administration’s policy toward Africa and calls for a new approach to trade and investment, militarization, agriculture and land policy, and more in the region.
The "Kony 2012" campaign went viral, while making a call for military to support for a failed regime in Uganda. Watch this discussion on social media and African politics in PBS NewsHour.
The international community should accept that a centralized state structure cannot be reconstituted within the borders of what used to be Somalia.
Commenting on the three women at the forefront of peace for years who were recently honored with the Nobel Peace Prize, on a PBS Newshour segment.
IPS' Emira Woods will moderate a session interrogating the role of the World Bank and other actors in achieving mining reforms on Africa’s own terms.
Join us for a rare and timely visit to Washington by South Africa’s Ambassador Rakwena, who heads the Ministry convening the 2012 African Union Summit on African descendants globally.
The prospect of a new civil war looms on the Ivoirian horizon.
VOA's Vincent Makori talks to Emira Woods, of the Institute for Policy Studies, on the developments in Ivory Coast.VOA's Vincent Makori talks to Emira Woods, of the Institute for Policy Studies, on the developments in Ivory Coast.
The rule of law, the will of the people, and the results of the elections must be upheld in the Ivory Coast, says Emira Woods.
The UN is capable of saving Cote d'Ivoire from collapse but it cannot do so as long as it plays 'second fiddle' to the western powers that 'pay the piper.'