Category Archives: Africa

Feb 10 2014

2014 LSE Africa Summit: A Call Home

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In the first of a series of posts on African entrepreneurship in the lead-up to the inaugural LSE Africa Summit, LSE’s Preston Ideh details how the organisers of the Africa Summit are embracing their role as entrepreneurs. African entrepreneurship is … Continue reading

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Jan 21 2014

Egypt: Towards an Algerian Scenario

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By Dalia Ghanem-Yazbeck, research analyst at the Carnegie Middle East Center.   It is hard to watch the events unfolding in Egypt today without drawing a parallel with the Algerian situation in 1990. The images of demonstrations and clashes between … Continue reading

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Jan 15 2014

China’s Potential Mediation Role in the South Sudan Conflict

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By Laura Barber, PhD Candidate in International Relations at the LSE.   Talks are still ongoing to reach a ceasefire in South Sudan, where nearly 10,000 are estimated to have been killed since the eruption of fighting between President Salva … Continue reading

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