ISS has championed effective working relationships
between the organisations tasked with guiding
peacebuilding among their member states.
Strategies dominated by state security
agencies will raise questions about abuse,
accountability and access to information.
Leading roleplayers reflect on
key challenges in the aftermath of
COVID-19 and how to deal with them.
The next few months should be
used to plan and prepare for
an intense two-year term.
Seven years on, why is Africa still
far from realising the commitments
made in this important initiative?
To resolve this decades-old predicament,
Ethiopia needs to tackle complex
individual and group demands.
How can Mozambique, SADC and
the AU leverage the peacemaking
potential of young people?
To prepare for future challenges, cyber security
must be better integrated into African maritime
security instruments and frameworks.
With few results to show after seven years,
the initiative faces conceptual, institutional,
political and operational challenges.