The Burundi Leadership Training Project: The First Six Months

A discussion of Africa Program activities in Burundi, featuring Africa Program Director Howard Wolpe and Program Manager Steve McDonald brought to the Center for a day-long report and evaluation Burundian consultant (and former Human Rights Minister) Eugène Nindorera, trainers Elizabeth McClintock (Program Director of the Cambridge-based Conflict Management Group) and Alain Lempereur (Director of the Paris Institute for Research and Education on Negotiation in Europe, and workshop training participants Rémy Nahimana (Director, Burundi Catholic Peace and Justice Commission) and Domitille Barancira (President, Constitutional Court of Burundi). Watch the videos of this multi-part event by visiting the event webpage.

Hitting the Target, Missing the Point: Youth Policies and Programmes in Kenya

Kenya has adopted major governance reforms aimed at improving its socioeconomic and political environment. The reforms include a new constitution (2010), Vision 2030 and other sectoral policies focusing on specific issues and categories of the population such as youth, children, women and persons with disabilities, among others. Youth have increasingly received attention due to their large numbers, gravity of the challenges confronting them and their role in political and electoral violence as well as crime.

Africa and Twenty-First Century Development Challenges: The North-South Development Agenda Reconsidered

There is much debate today about North versus South development schemes and frameworks. What is effective? What works best in which context?

Liberia: What the People Think

With Tornorlah Varpilah of the Transitional Justice Working Group and John Moreira, an analyst with the firm of Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research.Open audio


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