As the 20th anniversary of the outbreak of the Rwandan genocide approaches, podcast host Andrew Thompson speaks with Elisabeth King on her new book, From Classrooms to Conflict in Rwanda. After sharing some historical context, Dr. King explores the way in which educational structures and content contributed to the rise of civil tensions in Rwanda in the lead-up to the genocide. In addition to touching on research challenges and policy implications, the conversation closes by examining the political and human rights conditions present in Rwanda today.
Join co-hosts David Welch, CIGI Chair of Global Security and Dr. Andrew Thompson for the fourth season of Inside the Issues — a weekly podcast series — as they share timely and candid discussions with global governance experts on issues related to the core areas of CIGI expertise: Global Economy, Global Security & Politics and International Law.
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