Middle East and North Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa
The Republic of Sudan is the largest country in Africa, but on July 9, 2011, its southern territory became an independent nation, South Sudan. This region of Africa has suffered from civil war and poverty for decades. Brookings experts examine a variety of issues related to development and stability.
Reuters/Thomas Mukoya - An employee dismantles parts of discarded computers and other electronics for recycling at the East African Compliant Recycling (EACR) facility in Athi River near Kenya's capital Nairobi, March 7, 2014.
Africa in the News: Kenya Becomes a Middle-Income Country; Mo Ibrahim Index Released; South Sudan Peace Talks Yield Promise
October 3, 2014, Amy Copley
Amy Copley recaps this week's top stories in Africa, including Kenya's status as a middle-income country, the release of the Mo Ibrahim Index and the latest on South Sudan peace talks.
September 25, 2014, Walter Kälin
September 16, 2014, Mwangi S. Kimenyi
August 29, 2014, Jessica Pugliese
Opinion | The Global Post
July 30, 2014, Elizabeth Ferris
July 9, 2014, Amadou Sy
Opinion | Christian Science Monitor
May 29, 2014, Sultan Barakat
May 9, 2014, Amy Copley
May 2, 2014, Ethan Lee
April 30, 2014, Witney Schneidman and Princeton Lyman
April 25, 2014, Amy Copley
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Francis M. Deng
Nonresident Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, Brookings-LSE Project on Internal Displacement
Director, Brookings-LSE Project on Internal Displacement
Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy
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