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Why merely owning land isn't enough to empower Africa's women farmers

Why merely owning land isn't enough to empower Africa's women farmers

15th May 2018 In the agricultural sector – the major employer for poor people in Africa – assets like land and livestock are owned and controlled mainly by men.... 

South Africa needs to box clever in its David versus Goliath duel with Trump

South Africa needs to box clever in its David versus Goliath duel with Trump

15th May 2018 Recent actions by US President Donald Trump’s administration are severely straining relations with South Africa’s new government led by President... 

A Poem – Nelson Mandela Centenary (1918 - 2018)

A Poem – Nelson Mandela Centenary (1918 - 2018)

15th May 2018 Nelson Rolihlahla 'Madiba' Mandela walked amongst us not long ago. A man of action forged in the crucible of resistance. 

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 New middle-power country partners for South Africa?

New middle-power country partners for South Africa?

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      14th May 2018 After a decade in the foreign policy wilderness, South Africa is looking to reshape its global and African footprint. An Institute for Security... 

South Africa is learning the ropes of coalition politics - and its inherent instability

South Africa is learning the ropes of coalition politics - and its inherent instability

14th May 2018 South Africa’s politics has entered largely uncharted terrain. Following the municipal elections in 2016 several political parties swiftly... 

Democratic state crisis holds security dangers

Democratic state crisis holds security dangers

By: Raymond Suttner     14th May 2018 Last week I wrote an article referring to a democratic and state crisis.... 

The Land Question – The Ingonyama Trust Controversy

The Land Question – The Ingonyama Trust Controversy

11th May 2018 In November 2017, a High-Level Panel (HLP), appointed by the Parliamentary Speakers’ forum, and under the leadership of former President Kgalema... 

Rapprochement between two leaders isn't enough to fix Kenya's deep divisions

Rapprochement between two leaders isn't enough to fix Kenya's deep divisions

11th May 2018 In his latest state of the nation address Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta called for opening a new chapter of national unity and reconciliation.... 

 SADC must keep its eye on the ball in Madagascar

SADC must keep its eye on the ball in Madagascar

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      11th May 2018 The chances of compromise and dialogue among Madagascar’s political actors are getting slimmer by the day. Violent confrontation between supporters... 

No deal without  trade-offs

No deal without trade-offs

By: Terence Creamer     11th May 2018 Over the past couple of months megaphone, or more accurately, Twitter, diplomacy seems to have borne a degree of fruit. Images of South Korean... 

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