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• Director, Africa Program

The Wilson Center is accepting applications for the position of Director, Africa Program from September 30, 2013 – October 18th, 2013. You must apply for this position through the USAJobs website. Please see the vacancy announcement for more information. Please note: The deadline for the reciept of applications has been extended until October 18, 2013.

Wilson Center's Dialogue Television series to feature discussion on "Women of the Sudan"

Beginning November 17th, Dialogue Television viewers can tune in to a discussion with two prominent female peacebuilders, Durria Mansour El Hussein, current deputy chair of the Sudanese women's empowerment for peace network and Sandra Opoka, a board member of the Sudanese women's empowerment for peace network. Viewers outside the Washington, DC area can tune in via webcast.

Speech by Rebecca Garang de Mabior, Southern Sudanese Minister of Roads and Transportation

Verbatim transcript of a discussion with Rebecca Nyandeng Garang de Mabior, Southern Sudanese Minister for Roads and Transportation and widow of the late Sudanese People's Liberation Movement leader John Garang, on the implementation of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement and development challenges facing Southern Sudan.

United We Stand, Divided We Fall:The Sudans After the Split

The paper gives a valuable update on current events, including the ongoing conflicts in Abyei, South Kordofan, and the Nuba Mountains, the implementation of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA), North and South conflicts on oil revenue, and internal political rivalry and governance issues.

Women, Muslim Laws and Human Rights in Nigeria

This keynote address was presented by distinguished feminist scholar, Ayesha Imam, coordinator of the Nigerian women's rights organization BAOBOB, at a forum hosted by the Woodrow Wilson International Center's Africa Program and Middle East Project on Women, Islam and Human Rights in Africa, on September 17th, 2003.

Youth and Conflict: Challenges and Opportunities for Peace-Building

The conference was the culminating event of a two-day Youth and Conflict workshop that took place at American University on May 15 and 16, 2006.

Brazil-Africa Leadership Forum 2013

On November 27, This is Africa and the Financial Times, in partnership with the Brazil Institute and Africa Program will host a forum on the growing partnership.

Helping a Troubled Continent

The G-8 summit is focusing on Africa. Former Congressman Lee Hamilton outlines where the international community can make a difference.

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