Central African Republic: updates

By | December 2013

Four updates shared by Sarah Milburn for ACAS, three from Amnesty International team in Bangui http://www.amnesty.org/en/for-media/press-releases/african-union-concrete-action-urgently-needed-halt-atrocities-central-afric http://m.huffpost.com/us/entry/4432727 http://www.itv.com/news/2013-12-11/central-african-republic-enduring-unspeakable-acts-of-inhumanity/ and the fourth by Louisa Lombard: http://africasacountry.com/is-the-central-african-republic-on-the-verge-of-genocide/

Filed under: ACAS Review (Bulletin)

Central African Republic: Whose Responsibility to Protect? (AfricaFocus Bulletin)

By | December 2013

November 27, 2013  Central African Republic: Whose Responsibility to Protect?  (Reposted from sources cited below) AfricaFocus Bulletin Editor’s note:  “In the Central African Republic, the scale of the humanitarian crisis is undeniable; the threat of even greater escalation of violence and chaos is real. And there is a consensus that greater international action is essential. But the […]

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Salute to Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela

By | December 2013

The Association of Concerned Africa Scholars salutes the life of a great fighter for freedom, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela. We send our condolences to his family and to the people of South Africa. He stood unflinchingly for the achievement of fairness, equality and a social peace predicated on justice. He inspired us all with his courage […]

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