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African Cup of Nations, a regional approach for sustainable peacebuilding

Context Complex dynamics of conflicts in Africa over the past years have increasingly led several global, regional, and local stakeholders including schools of thought...

Accelerating the implementation of the Youth Peace and Security Agenda in Cameroon: A Step...

Introduction Cameroon has been marked by socio-political tensions and recurring conflicts that have left a deep humanitarian crisis in the affected regions and hampered...

Enhancing Human Security and Strategic Peacebuilding for Sustainable Development in Africa

Introduction Throughout our journey since independence, Africa has faced a series of crises that have tragically escalated into conflicts. These conflicts have too often...

Addressing Conflict-Related Trauma in Cameroon: A Pathway to Conflict Prevention and Sustainable Peace

Introduction Like many other African countries, Cameroon has experienced its fair share of conflicts and violent conflicts, which have left deep wounds on individuals and...

DDR Process in Cameroon, 5 Years Later: What Prospects?

Introduction    Since 1989, international efforts to end protracted conflicts in Africa, America and Asia have required sustained investments in disarmament, demobilization, and reintegration of...

Inter-Ethnic Clashes: Recurrent Drivers of Violent Conflict and Obstacles to Peace Processes in Cameroon

Introduction A historical covenant and a significant identity among the African people are their affiliation to various tribes or ethnicity. A typical African would most...

Appraising the Role of Think Tanks in Peacebuilding in Africa

Introduction Over the years, think tanks have been very instrumental in the process of peacebuilding across Africa through their programs and mechanisms. They conduct...
Sustainable Peace and Development in Cameroon

Exploring the Part International Stakeholders, Civil Society and Faith-based Organisations can ...

Introduction For decades, “Cameroon has been widely praised for its ability to maintain the stable, and peaceful coexistence of its numerous cultural, ethnic and...

Beyond Power Politics: Are there any prospects for a successful peace-building dialogue in Cameroon?

Introduction National dialogues are an important instrument that can be used to resolve conflict and build lasting peace. According to Inclusive Peace, an international organization,...

The Ukraine-Russia War on Peace and Security Challenges in Africa

Introduction It is the responsibility of every nation-state to assure the security of its people and it is fundamental and constitutionally right to make...

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Increasing access to cancer therapies: A window of hope for overcoming the disease in...

Introduction The increasing burden of cancer in Africa has become a significant public health concern, with the region experiencing a growing crisis in cancer incidence...

A woman cannot get pregnant if she has sex standing: Matters arising from the...

Introduction Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) remains a sensitive topic in most parts of the world as parents, teachers, religious leaders, politicians and human rights defenders...

Choosing your coffin hopelessly before seeing a doctor: A policy response to mitigate the...

Introduction The tenacious sale of caskets in front of public hospitals such as the Regional Hospital Buea and Laquintinie Hospital Douala, is a call for...

Factors contributing to the failure of development projects in Cameroon

Introduction The high rate of project failures in Cameroon is a course for concern (1) ; (2), given the negative impacts on the livelihood of...

National Status of the Student – Entrepreneur in Cameroon: Impact on Youth Economic Empowerment

Introduction On 6th February 2023, Cameroon officially launched the National Status of the Student–Entrepreneur (SNEE). The program was initiated by the Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF) to encourage the...

ICT regulations and policies in Cameroon

Introduction Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) or New Information and Communication Technologies (NICTs) combining computer science and telecommunications, have become more widespread in the context...