A new story is emerging in Africa and it is being told by those most crucial in determining Africa’s future – its citizens. Their concerns are shifting away from tribal clashes and state-driven violence toward a new set of issues. Africa’s citizens are disappointed by the performance of their governments, concerned about pervasive corruption, and face a dire lack of economic opportunities. Join us for a live webinar discussion with leading Africa experts to learn about the findings from a new Centre for International Governance Innovation-GlobeScan poll on conflict and change in Africa.
Chester A. Crocker is a CIGI distinguished fellow, leading a project that examines Africa’s regional conflict management capacity and gaps. He is also the James R. Schlesinger professor of strategic studies at Georgetown University’s Walsh School of Foreign Service.
A thought-leader on reputation, brand and sustainability, Chris is a valued advisor to global leadership companies and organizations.
An expert on democratization in Africa, Chris has organized and advised international election observation missions to Benin, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Côte d’Ivoire, Ethiopia, Ghana, Liberia, Madagascar, Mali, Nigeria and Sierra Leone.