n Conflict Trends - Responses to displacement in Africa : the irrelevance of best practice - : feature

Volume 2005, Issue 3
  • ISSN : 1561-9818


Over the past fifteen years, new dimensions have been added to long-standing patterns of displacement and humanitarianism in Africa. With immigration and asylum policies at the root of sociopolitical conflicts in countries as diverse as South Africa, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Kenya, and Côte d'Ivoire, Africa has joined other world regions in struggling to address this increasingly significant phenomenon. Unfortunately, international and domestic efforts to protect displaced people have largely failed to keep pace with the scale and scope of Africa's need.

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