Pambazuka News 617: The scourge of violence: Kenya, Mali, South Africa and Haiti
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Pambazuka News (English edition): ISSN 1753-6839
CONTENTS: 1. Features, 2. Comment & analysis, 3. Advocacy & campaigns, 4. Letters & Opinions
Kenya: Fears of poll violence as Mungiki re-emerges
Threats, harassment of Kenya's top judge ahead of elections
Statement by Chief Justice/President of Supreme Court
The scourge of gender based violence in South Africa
Azwifaneli Managa and Bertha Chiroro
Big Oil, human rights and sustainable development in Africa
Implications of SERAP vs. Federal Republic of Nigeria (ECOWAS Court) 2012
Olivia Kokushubila Lwabukuna
cc E M The latest court case represents a novel attempt by a regional tribunal to indirectly ensure that businesses carried out in Africa are socially conscious and responsible for the environment and economic as well as social development of the communities within which they operate
Mali, France and the war on terror in Africa
Is there an imminent threat of terrorism from West Africa?
Horace G. Campbell
An African chapter in the failed war on terror
The pitfalls of French military action in Mali
The West’s war against African development continues
Cholera and healthcare in Haiti
Angola: Is this the country Agostinho Neto dreamt of?
Two years later uprisings continue in Tunisia and Egypt
Neo-colonialism and the struggle for genuine democracy and national unity
Africa Contact condemns severe punishment of Saharawi human rights activists
Breakthrough enables individual complaints on economic, social and cultural rights
British MPs: Sentencing of Western Sahara activists “travesty of justice”
Burundian government must stop harassing civil society and media
CIVICUS and LDGL
Eradicating dissent in post-Mubarak Egypt
Civil society face new repressive laws
Statement concerning assassination of Chokri Belaid
Zuma targets protesters while taking no serious action on violence against women
Unemployed People’s Movement
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