Is Mohammad Bin Salman, the Saudi Crown Prince a reformer or anarchist ?

Is  Mohammad Bin Salman, the Saudi Crown Prince a reformer or anarchist ? “He is shredding a moribund system that had favoured the royals above all else,” said a senior Saudi businessman. “He is shattering the accommodation that had existed between the elite and the state. They were one and the same. This is at […]

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Briefing on East Africa (Political and Developmental Challenges)

On September 9th, 2019, the New York Center for Foreign Policy Affairs held a briefing on East Africa (political and developmental issues with a focus on women in East Africa). The briefing was held at Johns Hopkins University and featured two speakers: Saskia Brechenmacher from the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and Maya Garner from […]

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East Africa- Development and Political Challenges

This briefing will focus on women’s political participation and developmental growth and issues concerning women in East Africa and surrounding areas. Rachel will discuss recent USG legislation in this area, the Women’s Entrepreneurship and Economic Empowerment Act of 2018 and the Women’s Development and Prosperity Initiative. Saskia will focus on women’s political participation in the […]

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