Hostage to Conflict

Prospects for Building Regional Economic Cooperation in the Horn of Africa

Sally Healy
Release Date: June 1, 2012

This report analyzes cross-border interactions in the Horn of Africa and discusses how they might connect with an agenda for regional economic integration and the quest
for greater peace and security. It examines some of the networks and linkages among
the economies of the Horn and discusses the potential, over time, for economic drivers to transform conflict.