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News, Resources, Events and Vacancies (4/05/2021)

News Sahel. L’héritage colonial des eaux et forêts, une arme aux mains des djihadistes –  Orient XXI Chad facing hard choices as anxious allies ill-prepared – Chatham House Protests erupt in N’Djamena as Chadians demand civilian rule – The Guardian Tchad: la France et le G5 Sahel expriment leur soutien au «processus de transition civilo-militaire» –  RFI Un rapport de la Cour des comptes critique la stratégie de la France au Sahel – Le Monde Josep Borrell : « Au Sahel, nous avons peut-être signé trop de chèques en blanc » – Le Monde Record 29 million in the Sahel in need of humanitarian assistance – Al Jazeera In the Sahel, Macron faces his Afghanistan – Politico Dans le delta du fleuve Niger, un peuple de pêcheurs à la confluence des maux sahéliens – Le Point Béchir Ben Yahmed, fondateur de Jeune Afrique, est décédé – Jeune Afrique Unpacking the EU’s New Sahel Strategy – Peacelab Resources What if France Ended Operation Barkhane? Findings of the RAND Webinar on Operation Barkhane by Michael Shurkin, Sarah Grand-Clement, Paola Fusaro Read conference proceedings here The UK’s Integrated Review: Implications for Africa-UK relations Watch Chatham House video recording here Events Afrobarometer UCT thematic seminar on conflict, […]

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News, Resources & Upcoming Events (26/04/2021)

News and Reports President of Chad is killed on battlefield after winning reelection – NYTimes.com wsj.com DW.com Will events in Chad force a reset of Sahel strategy? – atlanticcouncil.org Mort d’Idriss Déby : “la France perd un allié très important” dans le Sahel – France24.com Rebels threaten to march on capital as Chad reels from president’s battlefield death –  Reuters Niger: The African Commission must act for a human rights approach in the African Union’s handling of the political and security situation –  fidh.org Sahel : l’Algérie et le Niger accordent leurs violons –  Jeuneafrique.com Gérard Araud – La France devrait s’inspirer de l’Amérique et quitter le Sahel – lepoint.fr Burkina Faso : « Juger Blaise Compaoré n’ajoutera pas à l’instabilité » – jeuneafrique.com Mali: Killings, ‘Disappearances’ in Military Operations – Human Rights Watch Mali sets February date for presidential, parliamentary elections – aljazeera.com Resources In 2017 the Government of Rwanda retained the Washington DC law firm of Levy Firestone Muse LLP to investigate the role of the French government in connection with the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda that left more than 800,000 dead. The Muse Investigation report was submitted to the Government of Rwanda on 19 April 2021. […]

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