October 23, 2015
CFR’s Civil Society, Markets, and Democracy (CSMD) Program highlights noteworthy events and articles each Friday in “This Week in Markets and Democracy.”
U.S. Acts on Honduran Corruption
January 1, 2015
With over a billion people and the second largest continental landmass in the world, Africa is complicated and defies generalization. Yet, we do it all the time. Here are five trends to keep an eye o…
December 3, 2014
This is a guest post by Cheryl Strauss Einhorn, a journalist and adjunct professor at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.
A victory for women. That’s what October 8 represented in…
April 22, 2009
With South Africa, Nigeria, and Kenya all hobbled by varying degrees of instability and infighting, experts fear Africa lacks leadership for continent-wide security and economic initiatives.
February 13, 2008
President Bush’s five-country trip to Africa is organized to showcase his policy successes on the continent.
March 13, 2008
This paper was written by Michelle D. Gavin, adjunct fellow for Africa at the Council on Foreign Relations and former senior U.S. Senate staffer. It was distributed on March 14, 2007, to select membe…
June 12, 2008
This event was made possible by the generosity of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.