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Ruth Messinger & Dan Chirot

Aid for Africa? Ruth Messinger

Ruth Messinger and Dan Chirot explore the opportunities and challenges of foreign aid to Africa.
Ruth Messinger & Dan Chirot

Can Aid Help Africa? A Student Review

JewDub's own blogger — Charlotte Anthony writes about her reactions to the situation in Africa. Read on to see her perspective...
Ruth Messinger and Dan Chirot

Public Events Take off

Reflections of the lecture from Ruth Messinger and Prof. Dan Chirot that started off our series in Justice and Judaism.
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Successfully Helping Africa

So many of the countries have weak civil societies — with too few non-governmental organizations to help — and with weak governments it is often hard to get things done. This means that foreign aid projects need to focus on promoting civil society, on helping people make appropriate technological improvements, ...
Daniel Chirot

Daniel Chirot

Professor of International Studies at the University of Washington, has authored books about social change, ethnic conflict, Eastern Europe, and tyranny.
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Africa Issues in a Nutshell

Daniel Chirot worked as a consultant for CARE in Niger in 2000 promoting civil society organizations.  He worked as a consultant for CARE in the Ivory Coast in 2003-2004 and briefly in 2006 during the civil war there, also helping to organize local organizations to improve their situations at a ...