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Africa in Review 2016: Uganda Takes in Refugees

2016 was an eventful year for Africa and for the world, with important implications for U.S.-Africa relations. From continuing democratic consolidation and deepening trade ties in many countries to the shocking electoral defeat and standoff in the Gambia, to South Sudan’s escalating crisis, to the debates over the future of

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Isis-WICCE Resource Hub’s Weekly Links [September]

Each week, we share must-reads and key resources on women, peace and security from around the world. Our Time to Play, unveils the web of factors behind child marriage in Nepal and captures girl’s voices via Human Rights Watch One gang rape survivor’s 11-year wait for justice in India highlights the harrowing effects

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Call for Inclusion of Women in Peace Processes in Eastern and Southern Africa

Women’s empowerment contributes to the success of peace talks and the achievement of sustainable peace, accelerates economic recovery, strengthens peace operations, improves our humanitarian assistance, and can help counter violent extremism,  according to the Global Study on the Implementation of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 (UNSCR 1325): Preventing Conflict, Transforming

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