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Africa Policy Information Center


The Africa Policy Information Center provides accessible information and analysis in order to promote U.S. and international policies toward Africa that advance economic, political and social justice and the full spectrum of human rights.

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Working Papers

Title: THE FUTURE OF GLOBAL HEALTH: Ingredients for a Bold & Effective U.S. Initiative
Date: October 2009

Title: Media Briefing Booklet: President Barack Obama's Visit to Ghana July 10, 2009
Date: July 2009

Title: Consultation on the Crisis in Darfur: New Strategies for a Just Peace Settlement
Authors: George Shepherd, Peter Van Arsdale, Negin Sobhani, Nicole Tanner, Frederick AgyemanDuah
Date: May 2009

Title: March 08 Elections: Swim or Sink, Which Way Will Zimbabwe Go?
Authors: Briggs Bomba
Date: January 2009

Title: Challenges for the next U.S. president: Hopes and Realities
Authors: Gerald LeMelle
Date: January 2009

Title: A Comprehensive and Inclusive Peace Process for Chad
Date: December 2008

Title: A Comprehensive and Inclusive Peace Process for Chad
Date: December 2008

Title: Human Need and Corporate Greed - Understanding the Call for a New Green Revolution in Africa
Authors: Sameer Dossani
Date: August 2008

Title: A Dream Deferred: The 2008 Zimbabwe Elections
Date: July 2008

Title: The Zimbabwe Elections: A Dream Deferred (Executive Summary)
Date: June 2008

Title: Beyond Darfur: Sudan in its Entirety
Authors: Matt Levy
Date: May 2008

Title: The Ties that Bind Bush and Bashir
Date: April 2008

Title: African Voices on AFRICOM
Date: February 2008

Title: Six Months Since 1769
Date: January 2008

Title: Kenya and Zimbabwe: Democratic Challenges and Opportunities
Authors: Briggs Bomba
Date: January 2008

Title: Opportunity 2008: the Presidential Candidates and U.S. Policies to Fight HIV/AIDS in Africa and Worldwide
Date: December 2007

Title: Darfur in Context
Date: December 2007

Title: Big Pharma and Big Profits: Denying Access to AIDS Medication
Authors: Stephanie Parker
Date: August 2007

Title: What About Women? The Failure of HIV/AIDS Initiatives to Address the Needs of African Women
Authors: Victoria Okoye
Date: June 2007

Title: Six Months Since 1706: The International Failure to Protect Darfur
Date: March 2007

Title: Report: Leveraging New International Action on Darfur
Date: December 2006

Title: The UN Security Council and the Darfur Crisis: A Country-by-Country Analysis
Date: October 2006

Title: A Tale of Two Genocides: The Failed U.S. Response to Rwanda and Darfur
Date: September 2006

Title: A Chronology of International Failures on Darfur (April 2005 - June 2006)
Date: June 2006

Title: Africa Action Talking Points on How to Stop Genocide in Darfur
Date: February 2005

Title: Exploring the Emerging Social Movements in Africa at the Third African Social Forum
Authors: Marie Clark Brill
Date: January 2005

Title: Africa Action Talking Points on North-South Peace Agreement in Sudan
Date: January 2005

Title: Questions on Africa Policy for Candidates & Policymakers
Date: September 2004

Title: "Compassionate Conservatism" Comes to Africa
Authors: Salih Booker, Ann-Louise Colgan
Date: May 2004

Title: Africa's Debt & Iraq's Debt - Washington's Double Standard
Date: April 2004

Title: Africa Policy Outlook 2004
Authors: Salih Booker, Ann-Louise Colgan
Date: January 2004

Title: AIDS - Broken Promises Cost Lives
Authors: Salih Booker, Phill Wilson
Date: December 2003

Title: AIDS in Africa: Myths and Facts
Date: November 2003

Title: Broken Promises & Betrayals: Africa Action Talking Points on President Bush's AIDS Policies
Date: September 2003

Title: Talking Points on the Africa’s Right to Health Campaign
Date: May 2003

Title: America and Africa
Authors: Salih Booker, Ann-Louise Colgan, William Minter
Date: May 2003

Title: Africa's Debt: Fueling the fire of AIDS
Date: May 2003

Title: The Color of AIDS: Racism and AIDS in the U.S. and Africa
Date: April 2003

Title: Factsheet: AIDS in Africa - State of Emergency
Date: April 2003

Title: AIDS Has a Woman's Face
Date: April 2003

Title: Money for AIDS, Not for War
Authors: Africa Action
Date: March 2003

Title: Africa: Policy Outlook
Authors: Africa Action
Date: March 2003

Title: The U.S. and Nigeria -- Thinking Beyond Oil
Authors: Salih Bookey, William Minter
Date: February 2003

Title: International Policies, African Realities: Report from an Electronic Roundtable
Date: July 2001

Title: Africa Policy Outlook 2001
Date: January 2001

Title: The Coming Apathy: Africa Policy Under a Bush Administration
Authors: Salih Booker
Date: December 2000

Title: HIV/AIDS and Failed Development
Authors: Joe Collins, Bill Rau
Date: March 2000

Title: Talking about "Tribe": Moving from Stereotypes to Analysis
Authors: Tunde Brimah, Chris Lowe, Pearl-Alice Marsh, William Minter, Monde. Muyangwa
Date: November 1997

Title: Landmines: Africa's Stake, Global Initiatives
Date: April 1997

Title: Making Connections for Africa: Constituencies, Movements, Interest Groups, Coalitions, and Conventional Wisdoms
Authors: William Minter
Date: March 1997

Title: Nigeria: Country Profile
Date: November 1996

Title: Africa on the Internet: Starting Points for Policy Information
Date: July 1996

Title: Thinking Regionally: Priorities for U.S. Policy Toward Africa
Authors: Salih Booker
Date: March 1996