Conflict Trends 2000/4


Focus on Elections

"The year 2000 is behind us... it would be good to reflect on some of the lessons this first year of the twenty-first century has taught us in our endeavours to resolve Africa's many conflicts... These events of 2000, and more, have important lessons for efforts towards conflict transformation on our continent."

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Editorial - by Hussien Solomon

Foreword - Vasu Gounden


Africa in the year 2000
Senzo Ngubane

Reforming the Kingdom
Rebecca Steinmann

Election Chaos
Claske Dijkema

AIDS: the New Security Frontier
Lindy Heinecken

Women in Conflict
Sally Matthews

A Chance for Peace
Shannon Field

North African Democracy
Gerhard Wolmarans

Natural Resources in Conflict
Sagaren Naidoo

Preventive Action
S. Callaghan & S. Makhubu

Poll Triggers Violence
Jacomien van de Bij

Interview: Mr Guéhenno
Kwezi Mngqibisa

Book Review

Swiss Democracy - Possible Solutions to Conflict in Multicultural Societies - by Hussein Solomon

Conflict Watch

Renaissance Barometer