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November 23, 2015

Human Rights
Danedjo-Cameroon-marriage-girls-112315 Taking the Fight against Child Marriage to the Next Level

Voices from the Field features contributions from scholars and practitioners highlighting new research, thinking, and approaches to the advancement of women and U.S. foreign policy interests. This ar…

January 6, 2014

Sub-Saharan Africa
Displaced families rest next to their personal belongings as they take refugee from religious violence at the Catholic Church in Bossangao, north of capital Bangui in the Central African Republic December 29, 2013. Violence in the Central African Republic

This is a guest post by Emily Mellgard, research associate for the Council on Foreign Relations Africa Studies program. The growing violence and chaos in the Central African Republic (CAR) has retur…

February 14, 2014

Sub-Saharan Africa
Africa-CAR Meeting The Central African Republic: Where Elections Could Do More Harm Than Good

This is a guest post by Emily Mellgard, research associate for the Council on Foreign Relations Africa Studies program. Elections are often seen as progress toward democracy in Africa. Elections con…