All articles in 'Regions'


Sixth BRICS Summit: A Step Towards Global Equity?

The reality is that despite efforts to forge unity the BRICS countries continue to have differing op...

22nd July 2014
BRICS: Russia Open for Investment

BRICS holds a unique place in the global economy. It is the world’s biggest market, with our countri...

2nd April 2013
EAC: Will COW Mend Fences or Drive On?

The Coalition of the Willing (COW) needs to be disbanded before thinking about mediating Tanzania.

11th November 2013
EU: Strong Civil Society Key to Africa Progress

The Africa-EU partnership needs to deliver on its promise for meaningful and durable change in peopl...

28th October 2013
Low Motivation Towards Russian Language

The Russian government hasn’t given Africans the reason to study their language

11th November 2013
Mwaporc’s $75 Billion Corridor to Improve Service...

A new project is set to enable the eastern and central Africa countries to take advantage of the fre...

15th October 2013
Markets and Geopolitical Risks

The US is also ensuring that it contains Chinese advances in Sub Saharan Africa

21st October 2014
Regional Economic Communities: Africa's Hope

Integration is one of the major therapies for Africa which has been in decline since 1785 BC when th...

4th December 2012
Russia and Arms Sales to Africa

Russia has to go beyond just selling arms to Africa! Russia has the chance to transfer its technolog...

25th March 2013
Of First Families in Liberia and South Africa

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf received a big blow recently from her fellow Nobel winner, Leymah Gb...

12th May 2013
Edward Snowden: A Healing Voice

Most citizens of the US have difficulties in assessing Edward Snowden’s act: Is he a hero or a trait...

5th August 2014
The Future of Diplomacy Amidst Global Change

The work of those who seek to build friendships between peoples, to construct peaceful, collective r...

19th January 2015
Africa and Australia: Partnership and Opportunitie...

between our regions. Student mobility and joint research between global institutions wil...

21st October 2014
David Cameron on UK's G8 Presidency; Trade, Tax an...

Europe is being out-competed and out-invested – and it’s time we make it an engine for growth

28th January 2013
Intra-COMESA Trade through Micro, SME Development

Trade liberalization and trade facilitation have been the hallmark of the activities that the region...

24th December 2012
Africa Unity's Golden Jubilee: A Reflection

When we look back at the last fifty years, there are many reasons to be proud of what we have achiev...

23rd April 2013
Mega City Project: Slum Dwellers Now Have an Uncer...

Demolition and displacement of the urban poor is likely to continue in West Africa due to the region...

12th May 2013
Brewing Feuds: Will the EAC Survive?

Presidents Kagame, Kikwete and Museveni          P. CourtesyThose who bother to go back...

25th June 2013
Japan and Africa: From Partners to Co-Managers

It was 1963 that African countries becoming independent one after the other founded the OAU, harbour...

4th June 2013
US-Africa Partnership Good for Africa

It is reassuring to have the U.S. Government pledge to enhance its partnership with Africa and to wo...

8th August 2014
Somalia: The Search for a Strong Shilling

Somalia's central bank has yet to find solutions to the nation's chronic currency problems.

3rd November 2014
Immigration in America: Walking the Tight Rope

We need more than politics as usual when it comes to immigration. We need reasoned, thoughtful, comp...

25th November 2014
European Year for Development

Development policy and international cooperation are fundamental European policies which affect us a...

12th January 2015
Insecurity and Terrorism: Threat to EAC Integratio...

No single nation, let alone, institution, possesses all the necessary means for effective security m...

3rd November 2014
East Africa, A Secure Tourist Destination

EAC has set the pace in achieving fundamental stages of regional integration in the tourism and wild...

9th November 2012
Mali: A Call For Shared Responsibility

What is going on in Mali is of interest to all Member States of the AU. It is also of interest to ot...

29th January 2013
Uganda Courts Russian Investment

Russia and Uganda have discussed bilateral cooperation in energy, engineering, geological explorati...

21st January 2013
BRICS: A Welcome Alternative to Africa

Trade and mutually beneficial foreign investment from countries without colonial mind-sets are start...

19th March 2013
Fastracking East African Community Progress

It is necessary that all stakeholders take the integration dispensation a notch higher by ensuring i...

26th April 2013
Asia and Development for All: Restructuring, Resp...

The rest of Asia and the world cannot enjoy prosperity and stability without China.

15th April 2013
Showing page 3 of 12 (352 articles found)

The 15th IREN Africa Resource...