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From Global Apartheid to Global Village: Africa and the UN

25 June 2009 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Chatham House, London

Participants

Adekeye Adebajo, Executive Director, Centre for Conflict Resolution, South Africa;
Tunde Zack-Williams, Professor of Sociology, University of Central Lancashire

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Overview

This event will launch the book, 'From Global Apartheid to Global Village: Africa and the United Nations'. The book examines the inequitable power relations between the rich North and poor South in the politics within the UN's principal organs; in peacekeeping and human rights; and in socio-economic development, centred on the efforts of sixteen UN specialised agencies, programmes, and funds.

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