Category Archives: Fragile States Index 2019

Africa’s Islands of Stability

BY J.J. MESSNER โ€œMauritius was made first and then heaven … and heaven was copied afterย Mauritius.โ€ So said Mark Twain in 1896 at a time when the small Indian Ocean island nation was under British rule (after having previously changed hands from the Portuguese, to the Dutch, and then to the French). At a time […]

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The Caucasus Give Cause for Cautious Optimism

BY PATRICIA TAFT Straddling Europe and Asia, the South Caucasus has long been considered a region of strategic importance for past empires and modern-day superpowers. It is also a land where the echoes of the Cold War continue to play out decades after the collapse of the Former Soviet Union and the realignment of the […]

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๐Ÿ”ด๐‰๐Ž๐ˆ๐ ๐‹๐ˆ๐•๐„: Our first #DEVat60 #DevTalks on Building a More Resilient World in a Multi-Crisis... via @YouTube

The pressing issues of our time (#conflict, #climatechange, #foodinsecurity, etc.) are all interconnected, & require an interconnected response. AfP discussed this need in our recent event with @StimsonCenter.

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Context-specific, data-driven applications have the power to foster peace and promote lasting, positive, and transformative change. It's at the heart of our mission and it anchors our work.

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Join @AfPeacebuilding & @StimsonCenter on Tuesday, Sept. 13th from 10-11:30am ET for โ€œ#Food Security & Conflict: The Hidden Threat to Global Stabilityโ€ featuring experts from @USAID, @WFP, @food4thehungry, & more. Register here: https://t.co/vgiJJeThxo

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