As the UN turns 70, what are the implications for African peace, democracy, and development? Does the emerging global environment augur positively for the ‘Africa Rising’ theme? Are there 'governance innovations' that are proving effective in Africa and might be applied more generally?

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Chester A. Crocker

CIGI Distinguished Fellow

Chester A. Crocker is a distinguished fellow with CIGI’s Global Security & Politics Program, 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.

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