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Interview with African's Union Special Envoy HE Bineta Diop

On the sidelines of the 6th Strategic Foresight Workshop Day, HE Mme Bineta Diop gave us an interview on her role as African Union Special Envoy on Women, Peace and Security, Germany's membership in the UN Security Council, and Resolution 1325.


Picture: BAKS/Sommerfeld

Getting Results: Sixth Workshop Day on the Future of Africa

Already for the sixth time BAKS hosted the annual meeting of the Network 'Strategic Foresight in Practice'. The Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development was this year’s partner for the event on the topic of 'Future Africa'. More than 100 participants discussed complex issues concerning the future of our neighbouring continent, with topics ranging from economy and employment to urbanisation and mobility, via demography and health.


Zwei traditionell afrikanisch gekleidete Frauen und ein geschäftlich gekleideter Mann sitzen gemeinsam auf einem Podium.
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Quo Vadis APSA? The Future of Africa's Peace and Security Architecture

Africa is ranking high on Europe's and Germanys political agendas. Against this backdrop, the Federal Academy for Security Policy and the GIZ held an international conference on the future of the African Peace and Security Architecture.


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Quo Vadis APSA? The Future of the African Peace and Security Architecture


Ein deutscher Soldat spricht hockend mit drei malischen Soldaten und einem Übersetzer.
Foto: Bundeswehr/Alyssa Bier

Discussion about Africa at the BAKS

Members of the Federal Academy for Security Policy and the Association of Friends of the Federal Academy discussed the Bundeswehr’s training mission in Mali with an expert.

Mali: a new quality of engagement

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