Sun, Jan 12, 2020

Yade joins Jury du Dimanche to discuss politics in France, Senegal, and the Sahel

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa Elections

Mon, Dec 30, 2019

McFate quoted in the New York Times on plans to cut back US intelligence efforts in Africa

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa Defense Policy

Mon, Dec 23, 2019

Bello quoted in RFI on Nigerian reservations toward a regional currency

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa Economy & Business

Mon, Dec 9, 2019

N’oublions pas le pastoralisme dans l’agenda climatique

Les activités commerciales liées au pastoralisme en Afrique représentent environ un volume de l’ordre du milliard de dollars par an et entre 10 et 44% du produit intérieur brut (PIB) des pays africains. Au total, près d’ 1,3 milliard de personnes bénéficient de la chaîne de valeur du bétail.

AfricaSource by Abdoul Salam Bello and Rama Yade

Africa Climate Change & Climate Action

Wed, Nov 20, 2019

Ullman in UPI: What if decades of American influence were historical aberration?

In the News by Atlantic Council

Conflict Crisis Management

Wed, Nov 13, 2019

Bello joins Africa Radio to discuss Nigeria’s border closures

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa Economy & Business

Tue, Oct 29, 2019

NATO countries should help Egypt mitigate security challenge near Libyan border

Egypt is facing multiple security challenges for which a military solution is deficient. A complex interplay between internal and external challenges, as well as human and security challenges, is evident in western Egypt and within the area bordering Libya. The mix of harsh climatic conditions, inhospitable terrain, and lagging economic development, on one hand, and […]

MENASource by Amal Kandeel

Libya Middle East
Turkish flag with Twitter logo superimposed

Thu, Oct 17, 2019

Digital Forensic Research Lab explores disinformation campaigns in the Middle East

Online information and disinformation has been playing a pivotal role in shaping public opinion throughout the Middle East and North Africa for over a decade. In the past week alone, Atlantic Council researchers with the Digital Forensic Research Lab (DFRLab) have published four articles examining the origins of various MENA-based disinformation campaigns and the tell-tale […]

MENASource by MENASource

Disinformation Middle East

Thu, Oct 10, 2019

Hruby in Project Syndicate: Are traditional multinationals ready for emerging markets?

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa Economy & Business

Fri, Sep 20, 2019

Senegal’s economy minister outlines strategy for private sector-led growth

On Friday, September 20, the Atlantic Council’s Africa Center hosted H.E. Amadou Hott, minister of economy, planning, and cooperation of the Republic of Senegal. Senior Fellow Aubrey Hruby provided opening remarks and welcomed Hott to the Atlantic Council. Hott outlined the state of Senegal’s economy and President Macky Sall’s focus on private sector-led growth. He […]

Event Recap by Africa Center

Africa Economy & Business