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Hichilema: A New Dawn For Africa?

Hichilema: A New Dawn For Africa?

In August, Hakainde Hichilema was sworn in as the new president of Zambia after defeating the outgoing Edgar Lungu by almost one million votes in a bitterly contested election. Hichilema’s…
Hichilema: A New Dawn For Africa?

Hichilema: A New Dawn For Africa?

In August, Hakainde Hichilema was sworn in as the new president of Zambia after defeating the outgoing Edgar Lungu by almost one million votes in a bitterly contested election. Hichilema’s…
Middle East Hydropolitics: Conflict and Scarcity

Middle East Hydropolitics: Conflict and Scarcity

In 1920, a committee was established by France and Britain (then the region’s mandated powers) to coordinate efforts toward the…
Tunisia’s Political Crisis: A Slide to Authoritarianism?

Tunisia’s Political Crisis: A Slide to Authoritarianism?

In July 2021, following massive street protests, Tunisia’s President Kais Saied sacked the prime minister, suspended parliament temporarily, and stated…
How the UAE’s demand for gold is fuelling instability in Africa

How the UAE’s demand for gold is fuelling instability in Africa

Buoyed by a recent spike in gold prices and the spread of illicit mining, hundreds of tons of gold flows…
South Africa: Political Riots and Social Revolt

South Africa: Political Riots and Social Revolt

In July, South Africa was swept with a week of civil unrest, which left more than 330 people dead, thousands…
South Africa: What chance a failed state?

South Africa: What chance a failed state?

After apartheid ended in 1994 and Nelson Mandela came to power, the international community lauded him for his conciliatory approach.…

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Colliding Stabilisation Strategies in the Sahel

Colliding Stabilisation Strategies in the Sahel

French and German perspectives on the destabilisation of the Sahel.
Webinar: Lessons Not Learned from Libya

Webinar: Lessons Not Learned from Libya

Tactics Institute's latest video discussion on international security crises.
Audio: Lessons Not Learned in Libya

Audio: Lessons Not Learned in Libya

Ambassador James Moran, Research Consultant Verity Hubbard and Professor Mikail Barah on whether there is an exit strategy from the…
Côte d'Ivoire: Assessing Disarmament, Demobilisation and Reintegration

Côte d'Ivoire: Assessing Disarmament, Demobilisation and Reintegration

Part two of Michée Dare's analysis of African security issues.
Africa Vs Terrorism: The Urgency of Reforming African Armies

Africa Vs Terrorism: The Urgency of Reforming African Armies

The context in which African armies were formed, and how it affected them today.
Illegal African Gold Trade Raised in French Parliament

Illegal African Gold Trade Raised in French Parliament

At the French National Assembly, a written question was submitted based on the issues raised by Tactics Institute around illegal…