African Voices Address Urgent Issues: Southern Voices Network for Peacebuilding Roundtable 2023
In this edition of Wilson Center NOW, we are joined by Southern Voices Network for Peacebuilding scholars Kgalalelo Nganje, Adane Tadesse, and Marie Grace Kagoyire Gasinzigwa. They discuss their projects, “Toward Greater Synergy Between International and Domestic Election Observation,” “Simmering Inter-ethnic Tensions in Contemporary Ethiopia and its Implications to Regional Peace and Security,” and "Memories of Rwanda's Genocide: Psychosocial Effects and Peacebuilding Among Young Adults."
Ph.D. Candidate and Lecturer, Department of Political Science and International Relations, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
Marie Grace Kagoyire Gasinzigwa
Ph.D. candidate in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, under the Chair for Historical Trauma and Transformation, Stellenbosch University
Electoral Practitioner, Independent Electoral Commission, Botswana
The Africa Program works to address the most critical issues facing Africa and U.S.-Africa relations, build mutually beneficial U.S.-Africa relations, and enhance knowledge and understanding about Africa in the United States. The Program achieves its mission through in-depth research and analyses, public discussion, working groups, and briefings that bring together policymakers, practitioners, and subject matter experts to analyze and offer practical options for tackling key challenges in Africa and in U.S.-Africa relations. Read more