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Fri, Mar 1, 2019

The illicit tobacco trade in Zimbabwe and South Africa

This groundbreaking study of the illicit tobacco trade in southern Africa explores how this trade supports organized crime, helps enable official corruption, and erodes state structures.

Issue Brief by Simone Haysom

Non-Traditional Threats South Africa

Tue, Jul 31, 2018

Pham Quoted in the Washington Diplomat on the Recent Reforms Throughout Africa

Read the full article here.

In the News by J. Peter Pham

Ethiopia South & Central Africa

Tue, Jul 17, 2018

Reflecting on Mandela’s centenary

Mandela’s life underscored, however, that it is not enough to be a visionary: to make dreams a reality requires pragmatism.

New Atlanticist by J. Peter Pham

South Africa

Mon, Jul 16, 2018

Lilley Joins BBC to Discuss Ethiopia and Eritrea

Listen to the full discussion here.

In the News by Kelsey Lilley

South Africa

Fri, Jul 13, 2018

South African trade minister advocates for Africa’s greater role in the global economy

Davies discussed ways in which South Africa is looking to accelerate economic growth, trade, and investment on the African continent.

Event Recap by Africa Center

Africa Economy & Business

Wed, Apr 18, 2018

Reserve Bank governor discusses South Africa’s economic resilience

On Wednesday, April 18, the Atlantic Council’s Africa Center, in partnership with the Global Business & Economics Program, hosted a discussion with Mr. Lesetja Kganyago, governor of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB).

Event Recap by Africa Center

Africa Economy & Business

Wed, Feb 21, 2018

Hruby Joins War On The Rocks to Discuss Zuma Resignation

Listen to the full discussion here

In the News by Aubrey Hruby

South Africa

Tue, Feb 20, 2018

Bruton Joins CBC News Network to Discuss South Africa’s Situation

Watch the full discussion here

In the News by Bronwyn Bruton

South Africa

Fri, Feb 16, 2018

Pham Joins VOA to Discuss South Sudan, Kenya, DRC, and South Africa

Listen to the full discussion here.

In the News by J. Peter Pham

East Africa South Africa

Wed, Feb 14, 2018

The post Zuma economic bump will be brief

Since Jacob Zuma took office in May 2009, South Africa’s economy has been a story of low-to-no growth, flagrant corruption, and extreme inequality. Indeed, his erratic policies have twice spiraled the economy into recession (in 2009 and 2017), resulting in significant slashes to the country’s credit rating and an overall downgrade of the country’s brand. […]

AfricaSource by Aubrey Hruby

Africa Corruption
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