As is the case in many African countries, the average age in the Ivory Coast is decreasing, with more than 79% of the population being less than 35 years old. And, like many African countries, Ivoirian youth continues to be excluded from full participation in social and political opportunities in their country.
The SUNY Office of Global Affairs hosted the third Annual Haiti Funders Conference – “Achieving Sustainability in Haiti” at the SUNY Global Center in Manhattan on November 8th and 9th.
SUNY/CID recently conducted a one-week study visit for members and staff of the Parliament of Kenya to Albany, NY. The participants – five senators and three parliamentary staff members - are part of the Senate Committee on Monitoring and Evaluation. The visit was funded by the Kenyan Senate.
- ANCI Commissions question Ministers of Transportation and Roads and Infrastructure
- Making Livestock Production Profitable in Kenya’s Arid and Semi-Arid Lands
- County Workers in Kenya Sign Performance Contracts, Promise Better Service Delivery
- SUNY/CID Welcomes a New Director
- Making Water Provision a Reality in Kenya’s Arid and Semi-Arid lands
Current and Recent Projects
The GIB is a newsletter that draws attention to technical matters involved in strengthening political institutions and to broader issues of aid strategies, democracy assistance, public sector performance, and to countries and regions where SUNY/CID is working. Our most recent edition can be found here and the archive here.
David E. Guinn: "Success in parliamentary strengthening: What does it mean?"
Robert Nakamura, et al.: "Stregthening Deliberative Bodies: Legislative Engagement Reference Paper" (pdf)
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