29 Jan 2016
Crutch to Catalyst? The International Commission against Impunity in Guatemala
Author: International Crisis Group
International Crisis Group (ICG)
This report explores the unique role the International Commission against Impunity in Guatemala (CICIG) is playing in the country's justice sector.
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29 Jan 2016
From Activism to Artivism: New Forms of Youth Activism in the Aftermath of the 20 February Movement
Author: Mohamed ElHachimi
Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI) /
European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed)
How has Morocco's government kept the country's political youth movement(s) in check? According to this brief, it has 1) pursued constitutional reforms, 2) tried to delegitimize political-religious radicals within Moroccan society, and 3) maintained ...
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22 Jan 2016
Tanzania’s President John Magufuli: The Hero of the Hour
Author: Debnath Shaw
Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA)
This brief assesses the unusual measures being taken by Tanzania’s new President John Magufuli, particularly in the cases of public services, his war against corruption, finding a middle path for the political logjam that exists in Zanzibar, and his ...
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22 Jan 2016
Challenges and Trends in Decentralised Local Governance in Bangladesh
Author: Niaz Ahmed Khan
Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)
This paper takes a retrospective look at the role of decentralized local governance in Bangladesh.
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14 Jan 2016
Nigeria's Future Hinges on Its States
Author: Matthew Page
Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
This brief examines the important role governors and state-level politics play in Nigeria.
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11 Jan 2016
Russian Analytical Digest No 178: US-Russian Relations
Author: Alexander Sergunin, Valery Konyshev
Center for Security Studies (CSS) /
Research Centre for East European Studies (FSO) /
German Association for East European Studies (DGO) /
Institute for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies (IERES)
This issue of the RAD takes the measure of current US-Russian relations.
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Provincial Governors in Afghan Politics
Author: Dipali Mukhopadhyay
United States Institute of Peace (USIP)
This report analyzes the roles Afghan provincial governors played during Hamid Karzai’s presidency, which lasted from 2004 to 2014.
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Aktuelle Aspekte russischer Innen‐, Außen‐ und Wirtschaftspolitik
Author: Eberhard Schneider
Institut für Strategie- Politik- Sicherheits- und Wirtschaftsberatung (ISPSW)
In dieser Publikation werden aktuelle Aspekte der russischen Innen-, Aussen- und Wirtschaftspolitik analysiert.
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