Events

Nouvelles du BLTP No. 2

Summary of recent Burundi Leadership Training Program Activities, in both French and Kirundi. Published in November, 2004

Leadership Project Hosts Consultation on Goma Peace Process

On July 21, the Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity hosted the first of two consultations on the Democratic Republic of the Congo as part of a series devoted to fragile and failed states.

South Africa, the East African Community, and the U.S.-Africa Policy Conundrum

The perception that Africa takes a backseat to Asia in President Barack Obama’s foreign policy view obscures a compelling strategic landscape the administration could construct were it ever to elevate the attention it apportions to Africa.

President Clinton: Recognizing the Problems and Promise of Africa

In this Director's Forum, President Clinton described his recent two week trip to Africa during which he visited the following five nations: Mozambique, Rwanda, Ghana, Nigeria, and South Africa.

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.

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