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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 113–119.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Thierry Vircoulon © World Policy Institute 2015 2015 World Policy Institute YAOUNDÉ, Cameroon—Since President Paul Biya came to power in 1982, Cameroon has been a sleepy regime with a soft and aging dictator, a nation all but forgotten in a remote corner of the African continent...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 75–80.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Robbie Corey-Boulet "Either we hide who we are and are at peace with society, or we live publicly, and we are cut off," says Carmen, a 31-year-old from western Cameroon. Journalist Robbie Corey-Boulet writes that in Cameroon and Ivory Coast, gender roles restrict women's financial independence and...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2015
... economically—in the challenging nation of Cameroon, independent since 1960 but just beginning to find its central role in a seething continent. Finally, in his Coda, World Policy Journal editor & publisher David A. Andelman postures how to feed a global population on the cusp of outstripping its bounds...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (1): 41–47.
Published: 01 March 2003
... determine the status of Southern cratic leaders in one-party systems have Cameroon, which voted to leave Eastern voluntarily stepped down, as occurred last Nigeria for the country’s French-speaking December in Kenya. This new dispensation neighbor, Cameroon. has been a response to both external and...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 5–11.
Published: 01 March 2016
... members of the Natives Party held up black and yellow posters that read, “Colonial crimes: Sétif, Guelma, Madagascar, Tiaroy [ sic ], Cameroon, Deir Yassin” and “WE are here because YOU were there.” The annual rally, organized by the Natives Party, drew an array of black, feminist, and antiwar groups, and...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (4): 39–45.
Published: 01 December 2012
... social and political affiliations. Even within a single country, the language variation can be remarkable. Today, there are some 410 languages in Nigeria, 200 in Zaire, 185 in Cameroon, and 58 in Benin. While Africa takes pride in its rich cultural diversity, the economic implications of this...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 83–89.
Published: 01 September 2017
... is underdeveloped compared to others in the region. By contrast, in countries like Cameroon, where anti-gay prosecutions are routine, LGBT-rights groups have long been pushing for legal reform and teaching LGBT Cameroonians how to deal with law enforcement. And in places like Ivory Coast, where...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 120–129.
Published: 01 June 2015
... insurgency. On the border with neighboring cameroon, mohammed sani, a fish seller, told muhammad, “before this boko haram insurgency, we used to load 40 trucks with fish to the south every week on market days, but now it has reduced to five trucks.” The terrorist-induced disruptions have also led to sharp...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 112–122.
Published: 01 September 2015
... African Republic has been suspended since the outbreak of armed conflict there. But it is scarcely on par in any fashion with the EU, though it certainly has aspirations. On paper, for instance, there’s an African Central Bank based in Abuja, Nigeria; an African Monetary Fund based in Yaoundé, Cameroon...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 90–98.
Published: 01 March 2014
... crusades against witchcraft in the state with impunity. In contrast, the president of Cameroon, Paul Biya, has taken a much tougher approach to dealing with the growth in Pentecostal churches. Sparked by the death of a nine-year-old girl during deliverance at a branch of Oyedepo’s Winners Chapel Church...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (4): 27–38.
Published: 01 December 2012
... March 2011, a massive Turkish delegation of businessmen and politicians led by President Gül visited Ghana and Gabon to forge trade ties with the resource-rich countries. In the past three years, Gül has also visited Kenya, Tanzania, Congo, Cameroon, and Nigeria. By contrast, U.S. President Barack Obama...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (3): 25–44.
Published: 01 September 2003
... or defense needs. In fact, the European na­ Cameroon. tions of NATO and the European Union now have primacy over their own security and Who Needs Whom? over the security of the immediate Euro­ A...