Chances of longer term peace are small because of the DRC’s assumption that it can achieve peace through sheer military force.
Harmonising tariffs and standards is a big step.
Adolescent girls are disproportionately affected by sexual and reproductive health issues. These proposed law substantively addresses these disparities.
The admission of DRC will extend the East African Community bloc’s reach to the Atlantic Ocean.
Tension persists between the neighbours as Kampala is yet to address all of Kigali’s grievances.
The community’s response to the pandemic has been fragmented despite gestures of regional solidarity
The top U.S. foreign policy goals in Africa evidently no longer relate to human rights or democratic freedoms, but to protecting tiny, marginal American industries.