Africa

South Sudan: The Need for a New U.S. Strategy

June 1, 2016 by Steven C. Roach and Derrick K. Hudson
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The current policy of carrying a long stick with no carrot has done little to advance the tenuous peace process.

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Beyond Cecil: The Extensive Network Behind Wild Crimes

March 7, 2016 by Adam Welti
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How the illicit plant and animal trade exploits institutional weaknesses, fuels instability and terror, and is changing the biodiversity landscape internationally.

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South Sudan’s Interim Constitution and the Challenge of Transition

January 8, 2016 by Christopher Zambakari
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There are several provisions of the Transitional Constitution of the Republic of South Sudan that are causing great concern to civil organizations and the various political forces in South Sudan – if unchecked, these provisions can greatly undermine the hope for a true federal system in South Sudan.

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Global Development in the Age of Automation: Catapult or Detour?

October 23, 2015 by Jessica Davis Pluess
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A new era of technological progress could help many developing countries leapfrog low-skilled manufacturing to create high value industries.

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