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Does development reduce migration? (March 2014)
development
The most basic economic theory suggests that rising incomes in developing countries will deter emigration from those countries, an idea that captivates policymakers in international aid and trade...
 
 
19 Mar 2014
 
 
 
Daily podcast – March 19, 2014
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The Public Protector plans to unveil a report on today on a $21-million state-funded "security upgrade" to President Jacob Zuma's private home. A newspaper has previously revealed that the upgrades...
 
 
17 Mar 2014
 
 
 
Daily podcast – March 17, 2014
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South Africa's biggest union has called a one-day strike for Wednesday to highlight youth unemployment in the country, where one in four people are jobless. The 340 000-member National Union of...
 
 
14 Mar 2014
 
 
 
How Africa Tweets (March 2014)
COMMUNICATION
The key role of Twitter in the people’s revolutions in Egypt and Tunisia a year ago is well documented. Young people embraced the immediacy and freedom of the new social networking system to escape...
 
 
Fighting the good fight: Tackling tax evasion and avoidance in Africa
CONSULTANCY AFRICA INTELLIGENCE
The emergence of ‘frontier economies’ in Sub-Saharan Africa, which are essentially characterised by financial markets that have developed rapidly in the past two decades, has placed enormous...
 
 
06 Mar 2014
 
SA: Statement by the Department of International Relations and Cooperation, Minister Nkoana-Mashabane concludes working visit to Switzerland (06/03/2014)
STATEMENT
International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane has on Thursday, 06 March 2014, concluded her working visit to Geneva, Switzerland where she participated in the high-level...
 
 
04 Mar 2014
 
SA: Statement by Department of International Relations and Cooperation, Minister Nkoana-Mashabane to take part in a UN Human Rights Council meeting in Switzerland (04/03/2014)
STATEMENT
International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane will participate in the high-level segment of the 25th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC), scheduled...
 
 
 
 
Daily podcast – March 4, 2014.
PODCAST
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (or Numsa) isn’t forming a political party to contest the coming election, the union said on Monday. Numsa deputy general secretary Karl Cloete...
 
 
27 Feb 2014
 
Complex debate
REAL ECONOMY: SHALE ENERGY
There is no question that the issue of shale energy has emerged as a major topic of discussion for government, economic and energy leaders. It was, therefore, interesting to be offered a...
 
 
25 Feb 2014
 
 
 
Abused and expelled: Ill-treatment of sub-Saharan African migrants in Morocco (February 2014)
HUMAN RIGHTS
This 79-page Human Rights Watch report found that beatings and other abuses occurred as Moroccan security forces took custody of Sub-Saharan migrants who had tried unsuccessfully to reach the...
 
 
24 Feb 2014
 
Nuclear non-proliferation education and training in Africa: An imperative for African security and participation in the global nuclear dialogue
CONSULTANCY AFRICA INTELLIGENCE
South Africa and indeed Africa’s role in, and risk to, global nuclear non-proliferation and nuclear security remains largely overshadowed globally by events in the Middle East and problems...
 
 
19 Feb 2014
 
Kidnap for ransom: to pay or not to pay?
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
It is one of the best-kept secrets in the world. As freed hostages step on the tarmac after being released by terror groups in places like Mali, Nigeria or Yemen, no one dares to reveal whether a...
 
 
18 Feb 2014
 
Moves afoot to unlock indigenous capital for $60bn African energy project pipeline
ENERGY
High-level initiatives are under way to mobilise indigenous financial resources to support the implementation of priority cross-border African energy projects with a combined price tag of...
 
 
31 Jan 2014
 
A fading democratic star: The role of Islamism in Mali and the dangers of totalising narratives
CONSULTANCY AFRICA INTELLIGENCE
“Neat lines of demarcation rarely, if ever, exist between one area of the world and the next”(2) Eamonn Gearon, author of The Sahara: A Cultural History
 
 
20 Jan 2014
 
 
 
Daily podcast – January 20, 2014
PODCAST
Central African Republic lawmakers shortlisted eight candidates, including two sons of former leaders, to run for interim president in a vote on Monday and pull the country out of months of turmoil...
 
 
 
                       
 
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