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The Africa Center is the pre-eminent Department of Defense institution for strategic security studies, research, and outreach in Africa. The Africa Center engages African partner states and institutions through rigorous academic and outreach programs that build strategic capacity and foster long-term, collaborative relationships.

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Title: Combating Piracy in the Gulf of Guinea
Authors: Adeniyi Adejimi Osinowo
Date: April 2015

Title: Advancing Military Professionalism in Africa
Authors: Emile Ou├ędraogo
Date: July 2014

Title: Africa's Information Revolution: Implications for Crime, Policing, and Citizen Security
Authors: Steven Livingston
Date: November 2013

Title: Fragility and State-Society Relations in South Sudan
Authors: Kate Almquist Knopf
Date: September 2013

Title: Africa and the Arab Spring: A New Era of Democratic Expectations
Date: November 2011

Title: Stress-Testing South Africa: The Tenuous Foundations of One of Africa's Stable States
Authors: Assis Malaquias
Date: July 2011

Title: Africa's Evolving Infosystems: A Pathway to Security and Stability
Authors: Steven Livingston
Date: March 2011

Title: Enhancing Civilian Protection in Peace Operations: Insights from Africa
Authors: Paul D. Williams
Date: September 2010

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