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Young Women In Cabinets Across Africa When Ellen Johnson Sirleaf stands down later this year as president of Liberia, it will mean that for the first time in more than a decade, no African country will be led by a woman. While strong female leaders [Read story...]

Nigeria launches plan to end hunger by 2030

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Nigeria has launched a strategic plan and roadmap to achieve zero hunger by 2030. Tagged “Synthesis Report of the Nigeria Zero Hunger Strategic Review,” the plan articulates what Nigeria needs to do to achieve Sustainable Development Goal 2 (SDG [Read story...]

APCG Events at APSA in Chicago

For those of you attending APSA this year, please plan to join us for the following  APCG events: 1.  APCG-sponsored panels:  There are five APCG panels this year. Power and Persuasion in a Fragile State: Sources of Authority in the D.R. Congo Da [Read story...]

Congratulations to the APCG Award Winners!

The APCG extends its congratulations to the Award Winners for 2012-2013: APCG-Lynne Rienner Award for Best Dissertation Janet Lewis, “How Rebellion Begins: Insurgent Group Formation and Viability in Uganda,” Harvard University, PhD Dissertation, [Read story...]

Events at the ASA Conference

For those of you attending ASA this year in Baltimore, please plan to join us for the following APCG events: 1. APCG-sponsored panels: “Strength in Numbers: Capturing the Relationship between the Home Countries Political and Social Dynamics and [Read story...]

APCG Call for Papers/Proposals for ASA 2014

The 2014 African Studies Association (ASA) annual meeting will be in Indianapolis from November 20-23.  The ASA call for papers is open (see below).  The ASA deadline for submitting paper or panel proposals is March 15. The internal APCG deadli [Read story...]