It Always Rains in the Same Place First: Geographic Favoritism in Rural Burundi

-Field report based on the Wilson Center's Community-Based Leadership Program in Burundi

Southern Voices in the Northern Policy Debate

Stemming from the concern that the Southern “voice” or perspective is seldom heard in international policy forums, the Leadership Project has launched a major initiative that brings African-based research and policy institutions together in order to identify issues they feel are critical to North/South dialogue.

Presentation by General Lamine Cissé on Economic and Security Integration in West Africa

On October 27, 2004, General Lamine Cisse, former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the Republic of Senegal and current Representative of the U.N. Secretary General in the Central African Republic delivered a presentation on the relationship between economic and security integration in West Africa, and commented on some of the greatest challenges facing the region.

This Week on Dialogue Radio: Saving Africa

A discussion with Richard Sezibera, Ambassador of Rwanda to the United States, Kenneth Behring, businessman and private philanthropist and Christine Warnke, government affairs advisor for the law firm Hogan & Hartson.

Wife of Late Rebel Leader says Khartoum Lagging On Peace Deal

Report on public forum with Rebecca Garang from Voice of America's Ruby Ofori. Filed on February 2, 2006. Tune in via the Voice of America website or by following the link below.

Africa: The Development Challenges of the 21st Century

The fourth installment in the Africa Program's Occasional Paper Series assesses past struggles and future prospects for economic, political and social development on the continent.


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