Cate Mackenzie

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Security Dynamics in West Africa

If foreign involvement and conditions on the ground make development in West Africa fragile and uncertain, what about the security situation? Can ECOWAS – the 15-member Economic Community of West African States — be a force for genuine change or is it yet another paper tiger? In this podcast, Babatunde Afolabi, a former member of the ECOWAS Commission examines the regional security dynamics of Western Africa.

Originally published here by the International Relations and Security Network (ISN).

Small image via US Army Photo/flickr.



This entry was posted on May 23, 2012 by in Podcasts and tagged , , , , .

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