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World Policy Journal (1 September 2001) 18 (3): 61–68.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Cynicism in Burundi D av id R ieff In some countries— usually those with the decade ago included many neighborhoods most tragic history— the past really is pro­ where the politically dominant but minority logue. Burundi is such a country. Over- Tutsis mixed easily with the disenfranchised...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2016) 33 (3): 1–5.
Published: 01 September 2016
... The world’s problems are rarely new. There are always precedents that should inform today’s most crucial decisions. World Policy Journal asked five experts from the United Kingdom, Burundi, Chile, Turkey, and Venezuela what lessons from history keep being forgotten. Copyright © 2016 World Policy...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2013) 30 (1): 22–23.
Published: 01 March 2013
... drastically. 5. Burundi Landlocked and boasting a single television station, Burundi is ranked the world’s worst in enabling trade by the World Economic Forum. 6. Democratic Republic of the Congo In a country five times the size of California, less than 1 percent of roads are paved...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 16–17.
Published: 01 December 2016
...% Underwoman Burundian cannot pass law, her a 62 102 citizenship to her children if 5.3% 8.3% she marries a foreigner. BURUNDI 83.3% 82...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2015) 32 (3): 16–17.
Published: 01 September 2015
... % BURUNDI LAOS In Burundi, 67 percent of the population lives below the In Laos, pests and heavy rain often ruin food storage in rural poverty line, and 73 percent suffers from undernourishment. areas, and isolated communities in mountainous...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2014) 31 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2014
... and the illicit tunnels he and his mates are burrowing between Gaza and Egypt—circumventing the Israeli embargo to bring contraband to their countrymen. The Century Foundation’s Michael Wahid Hanna warns of the toxic confluence of religion and politics in fragile, contemporary Egypt. In Burundi...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2014) 31 (2): 71–80.
Published: 01 June 2014
..., Burundi—Last November, Sedar Zamukulu Watula and 30 other Congolese refugees waited, perched on a circle of wobbly wooden benches in Kavumu Refugee Camp in western Burundi. Watula, 27, sweat in the heat, unusual for the rainy season. He was used to waiting—for food, for soap, for peace in his hometown of...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2002) 18 (4): 107.
Published: 01 December 2002
... Tharoor; "Humanitarian Intervention: Getting Past Rieff, David; "Suffering and Cynicism in Burundi” (XVIIL3) the Reefs" (XVIII: 2) Shriver, Donald W., Jr.; “Bosnia in Fear and Hope” (XVIII:2) Daws, Sam, David Rieff...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2018) 35 (1): 70–83.
Published: 01 March 2018
... a portrait. When he was nine, neighbors in the DRC killed his father because they knew Didien was gay. He then Ÿled to Burundi before ultimately coming to Uganda. There are more than 100...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 10–15.
Published: 01 December 2016
.... All of the eight countries that are traditionally thought to make up East Africa—Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Somalia, Ethiopia, South Sudan—have quotas entrenched in their electoral systems. These quotas take different shapes. Article 27(8) of the Kenyan constitution requires that no...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2017) 34 (2): 87–90.
Published: 01 June 2017
..., pushing into her home in Burundi’s capital, Bujumbura. They gang raped Claudine, one of dozens of women and girls attacked in the city between 2015 and 2016 because they were married or related to members of opposition parties. The global women’s rights movement has been fighting an up-hill battle for...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2001) 17 (4): 2–5.
Published: 01 December 2001
... of Congo* Israel Philippines Sudan* Azerbaijan Eritrea* Kenya Russia* Tajikistan Burma (Myanmar) Ethiopia* Kyrgyzstan Rwanda* Turkey* Burundi Georgia Lebanon...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2012) 29 (3): 37–47.
Published: 01 September 2012
... countries, many of which have a spotty democratic record. The first international CPD-sponsored debate occurred in Mexico in the 1990s, and since then, the organization’s list of clientele has expanded to include Bosnia, Burundi, Cambodia, Colombia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Haiti, Jamaica, Lebanon, Niger...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2012) 29 (4): 18–26.
Published: 01 December 2012
.... Take the East African Community, for example—Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, with a total population of about 140 million people. We are already coming to that kind of organization. We already have a customs union. We already have a common market. We are moving toward a monetary union...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2011) 28 (4): 70–80.
Published: 01 December 2011
... technologies that result in increased food and financial security. Not only is land at the root of almost every problem facing eastern Congo—at times spilling over to Sudan, Uganda, Rwanda, and Burundi—it has also led, in Ituri alone, to the deaths of over 60,000 and the displacement of more than...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2001) 18 (1): 79–87.
Published: 01 March 2001
... Li­ justice, and none will amount to much at beria for nearly a century. At the time of all in the absence of justice. By that I mean, Burundi’s genocide in 1972 when a Tutsi- among other things, justice in its most basic dominated army murdered between 100,000 sense: accountability to law...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2012) 29 (4): 39–45.
Published: 01 December 2012
... continue growing in absolute terms as Africa’s population increases, but English is expanding the most in terms of overall proportion of total speakers. Rwanda recently began a move to English as the primary language of instruction in schools, and there are indications Burundi may soon do the same...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2013) 30 (3): 99–106.
Published: 01 September 2013
... is certainly a step in the right direction since al-Shabab will no longer have Kenya alone as a target for revenge. They will have to attack Uganda, Burundi, and a host of other countries who have contributed to the African Union’s military mission. Kenya should consider rewarding Kenyan Somalis...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2000) 17 (2): 21–25.
Published: 01 June 2000
... WORLD POLICY JOURNAL • SUMMER 2000 the o a u has established a Crisis Manage­ established a principle and begun to demon­ ment Center and sent military observers to strate a capability that give some hope for Rwanda, Burundi, and the Comoros. The the future. o a u has persisted in the...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 69–75.
Published: 01 September 2017
...-South Sudan-Ethiopia Transport (LAPSSET) corridor. The project is intended to facilitate the transport of goods and services from landlocked Ethiopia and South Sudan to the Kenyan coast without passing through the crowded Mombasa port, which already serves Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, and eastern Democratic...