May 29, 2020Americas
Strengthening global ties is the best way to escape a pandemic-induced recession and help the country’s poor.
April 7, 2020Americas
His “Fourth Transformation” is a victim of his failure to take the pandemic seriously.
April 23, 2020Rwanda
This April marks the twenty-six-year anniversary of the Rwandan genocide and twenty years since Paul Kagame took the reins as president. For much of that time, Kagame imposed limits on the political process, democratic debate, and opposition figures. He justified these limits by saying that the country was too fragile, the wounds too fresh, and the competitive aspects of democracy too divisive for a country emerging out of a genocide. But when does that grace period end?
February 5, 2020Americas
His shady associates and wrongheaded policies are making a bad problem worse.
September 17, 2019Americas
But President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador is wasting the opportunity.
December 27, 2019Rwanda
Neil Edwards is the volunteer intern for CFR's Africa Program in Washington, DC. He is a master's candidate at the School of International Service at American University and a returned Peace Corps Rw…