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Addressing Nigeria's Economic Problems and the Islamist Terrorist Threat
Article on the growth of radical Islam in Nigeria and its potential impact on regional and energy security. By Ariel Cohen, Ph.D. and Brett Schaefer. (The Heritage Foundation,05/19/2004) Read More...

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HIV Summit in Africa for grandmothers
By David Smith Article on the initiative behind organizing an HIV Summit for grand-mothers who have lost their children to AIDS. (The Hindu, o5/05/2010) Read More...

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Obama Backs Down on Sudan
Article on Obama's actions/inactions regarding Sudanese government. By Nicholas D. Kristof (The NewYork Times, 04/21/2010) Read More...

IA Forum Interview:  Dr. Deborah Brautigam
IA Forum Interview: Dr. Deborah Brautigam
IA Forum speaks with Dr. Deborah Brautigam about her book The Dragon’s Gift: The Real Story of C... Read More...

IA-Forum Interview:  Brent Sterling
IA-Forum Interview: Brent Sterling
IA Forum speaks with Brent Sterling about book Do Good Fences Make Good Neighbors?: What History Teaches Us about Strategic ... Read More...

IA-Forum Interview: Cleo Paskal
IA-Forum Interview: Cleo Paskal
IA-Forum speaks with Cleo Paskal about her book Global Warring: How Environmental, Economic, and Political Crises Will Redraw the W... Read More...

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Biofuel revolution threatens food security for the poor
Strong international policies are needed to stop the biofuel revolution threatening food security for the poor. By Siwa Msangi. (SciDev Net - 12/06/2007) Read More...

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Worldwide water crisis: time is running out
Water supply infrastructure improvement is vital to protect both business interests and the World's poor. (Lloyd's - 12/08/2009) Read More...

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More than Eco-efficiency is Required to Improve Food Security
Eco-efficiency concepts should explicitly include social as well as economic and environmental criteria in agricultural output. By S. E. Park, S. M. Howden, S. J. Crimp, D. S. Gaydon, S. J. Attwood an... Read More...

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Bilateral donors and aid conditionality in post-conflict peacebuilding
Exploring the role of bilateral donors and conditional aid in Mozambique’s successful post-war peace process. By Carrie Manning and Monica Malbrough. (Journal of Modern African Studies - 2010) Read More...

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Why Democracy Fails in Fragile States
Paul Collier notes that many of the 58 countries that are home to one billion of the world’s poorest people–– the "bottom billion" ––are unable to provide their citizens with two vital public goods: s... Read More...

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Advancing African Development: The Necessity for Aid and Trade
How to organize the political system to enshrine accountability of political and economic elites to the citizens, and how to play off foreign powers in the competitive international environment so as ... Read More...

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Beyond Copenhagen
For many climate-change experts, the Copenhagen summit was something of a failure. In order to make real progress on pressing climate issues, policymakers must give up on a binding deal and begin to l... Read More...

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Modern Tribes
Article on the role of modern tribes in conflicts and suggestions on dealing with it. By Daniel Shapiro (INP, 09/11/2008) Read More...

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Warming Chad-Sudan Relations Necessary for Darfur Peace
Efforts by the Chadian and Sudanese governments to mend their relations will only have a positive impact on the security situation in Darfur if each government takes positive steps to resolve their in... Read More...

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Confronting the Long Crisis of Globalization: Risk, Resilience and International Order
Alex Evans, Bruce Jones and David Steven discuss risks to the process of globalization and new ideas on how to make it ‘more resilient’. (Brookings Institution, 01/26/2010) Read More...

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African People & Culture
A summary of the origins of the main tribes within Africa. (The Africa Guide, 02/10/2010) Read More...

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Involving marginalized tribes for a better Nigeria
Article on marginalization in Nigeria and it's attendant challenge to development. By Konye Obaji Ori (Afrik.com,02/21/2009) Read More...

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Why Somalia Matters
With the world facing innumerable political and humanitarian crises, Mwangi S. Kimenyi of the Brookings Institution explains why we must fix the failed state of Somalia. Read More...

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What Bono doesn't say about Africa
Article assessing the efforts of African nations at reaching the millenium development goals. Los Angeles Times, 01/23/2010) Read More...

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AIDS Fight in Africa
Article on the role South Africa and Nigeria can play in controlling the spread of HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa. By Chinua Akukwe (Worldpress.org,01/21/2010) Read More...

IA Forum Special Report - Climate Change, Cybersecurity
IA Forum Special Report - Climate Change, Cybersecurity
IA Forum presents its latest special report featuring the trade-off between economic policy and climate change policy, insurgent groups, and cybersecurity. Read More...

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Africans need earthquake education
Article stressing the importance of educating Africans on earthquakes and it's disastrous effects. By Hartnady (SciDev.Net, 11/11/2009) Read More...

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Gender inequality is deadly
Article on the United Nations failure at tackling gender inequality . (Aids-Free World, 01/20/2010) Read More...

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Ghana's Investment Climate Poisoned
Article on negative attitudes affecting Ghana's investment climate. By Concerned Ghanaians in the USA(01/13/2010) Read More...

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The Albatross Of Traffic Congestion In Our Cities
Article on traffic congestion within Ghanaian cities and recoomendations on salvaging it. By Michael A.K Ellimah(GhanaWeb, 12/19/2009) Read More...

Special Report Preview, Climate Change:  Dr. Arvind Panagariya
Special Report Preview, Climate Change: Dr. Arvind Panagariya
In a preview of our upcoming special report, Dr. Arvind Panagariya discusses COP15 and balancing India's policies on climate change and economic growth. By M. Patel. (12/14/2009) Read More...

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Africans Beware Of China’s Trap
Article cautioning African leaders against China's involvement on the continent. By Nana Kofi Amankwah (Ghanaweb,12/14/2009) Read More...

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Conflict minerals
Article analysing the role of minerals in DR Congo's conflict and recommendations on resolving it. By Kambale Musavuli and Bodia Macharia (Malu Kayi, 12/01/2009) Read More...

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Calibrating Credulity for Copenhagen
It is extraordinarily likely that the leaders meeting in Copenhagen will agree to something and congratulate themselves for it. For it to be meaningful, there are some challenges an agreement would ha... Read More...

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