WHO’s safeguarding failure in the DRC has re-focused attention on the sexual misconduct that surfaces with disgraceful regularity in humanitarian, development, and peacekeeping operations worldwide.
Criminalising suicide directs resources towards punishment which has no significant deterrent effect.
The power in Gurnah’s writing lies in his ability to complicate the Manichean divisions of enemies and friends.
Rawlings was a polarising figure, a person who led two coups in Ghana before twice being elected president in multiparty polls.
The optimism Angolan president João Lourenço’s election generated four years ago has dwindled as electoral promise after another have failed to materialise.