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Leadership in Africa

Journal Article, Chimera, USA/Africa Institute, volume 2, issue 2, pages 9-12

Summer 2004

Author: Robert Rotberg, Director, Program on Intrastate Conflict and Conflict Resolution

Belfer Center Programs or Projects: Intrastate Conflict Program


Africa's conflict stems in large part from poor governance and deficient leadership. Africa contains some fine leaders who perform effectively for their citizens, providing both political goods and a sense of belonging to a greater enterprise. A group of senior African leaders have formed an African Leadership Council to examine leadership issues and train future leaders in the arts of good leadership and government.

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For Academic Citation:

Rotberg, Robert I. "Leadership in Africa." Chimera USA/Africa Institute 2, no. 2 (Summer 2004): 9-12.

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