Tag Archives: constitutional design

South Sudan’s decade-long transition: A country in search of a permanent constitution

By Zach Nelson Zach Nelson is a first-year graduate student studying International Development at Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS). He was previously based in Juba, South Sudan, where he led research assessments on humanitarian accountability, and in Yangon, … Continue reading

Posted in article, Constitutinalism | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

5 Major Takeaways From Two Recent Books Focused on Constitutional Design in Africa

A recent Washington Post article published this month summarizes the big 5 points in recent titillating books evaluating how constitutional design can prevent violence in Africa. “Democracy in Africa” by Nic Cheeseman and “Constitutions and Conflict Management in Africa Preventing … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment