Effective health care interventions are very important for sub-Saharan Africa because the region has a high burden of vaccine-preventable diseases.
A large free trade area could hinder the development of manufacturing, which countries need for economic growth.
Feeding a simple narrative of piracy without a broader look at other maritime security challenges hinders progress in dealing with it.
The EU continues to enter into fresh agreements with countries, despite evidence of serious population declines in the species of interest.
Constructing fancy 'smart cities' might not be the best solution for Africa's rapidly urbanising populations.
It is time for Ghana to consider the future of its cocoa farmers rather than multinational chocolate producers.
New regulations on the use of folklore are a hindrance to local artists.
African leaders who have sought ICC involvement have all seen the court as being beneficial to the survival of their governments.
The recent acquittals should be seen as a vindication of the ICC as an independent and impartial judicial institution.
Despite former Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo's absence, he continued to influence opposition party loyalties in the country.
The ICC is meant to be a Court of last resort, to ensure justice for victims and to end impunity. It's not living up to these promises.
It's one thing to come up with food security plans. But implementing them is tough.
The future of chocolate is in question as producers face challenges to keep up with new threats as well as rising demand from new consumer markets.
Shade trees buffer cocoa plants from heat and water stresses, and create conditions that benefit their growth.
It's all too easy to miss the point about sex work in areas hit by conflict and disaster. How about listening to the people who experience it?
The transformation of the EU-Africa summit series into the EU-AU summit is more than just a change of name. It reflects the increasing recognition of the AU as an international actor.
Opening the minds of worried new parents to other ways of raising children may assuage fears that if they fail to 'do the right thing,' their children will be doomed.
Information and communication technologies (ICT) offer new opportunities for improving basic education in Africa.
Scholars have started to investigate what it really means to be middle class in Africa.
A disease suspected to be monkeypox is on the rampage in Nigeria. In less than one month, it has spread to seven of the country's 36 states and infected 31 people.