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Between Labor Migration and Forced Displacement

Wartime Mobilities in the Burkina Faso–Côte d’Ivoire Transnational Space

Jesper Bjarnesen

At the turn of the new millennium, the once prosperous West African country of Côte d’Ivoire embarked on a decade that would see an enduring economic and political crisis degenerate further into armed conflict. The fall from grace of the Ivorian

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A Phone without Names

Distrust and Duress in Côte d’Ivoire

Kathrin Heitz-Tokpa

Ever since I first arrived in Côte d’Ivoire in 2008, Uncle Yoro has fascinated me. 1 He was the one who told me that I was accepted into the family after a period of observation that I was unaware of. It was not a prescribed ritual, but he did it

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The Dialectics of Displacement and Emplacement

Henrik Vigh and Jesper Bjarnesen

the Life and Dreams of a Young Ivorian Migrant .” Migration Letters 6 , no. 2 : 119 – 129 . Bjarnesen , Jesper . 2013 . Diaspora at Home? Wartime Mobilities in the Burkina Faso–Côte d’Ivoire Transnational Space . Uppsala : Acta Universitatis

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Quatrième Forum mondial sur le développement économique local

Vers la réduction des inégalités croissantes?

Djénéba Traoré

’ancien Président Pedro Pires, ainsi que de celle des Ministres de Côte d’Ivoire, d’Angola, de Mauritanie, de Bolivie, de Mme Fekitamoeloa Katoa, Haut représentant des Nations unies pour les petits États insulaires en développement, représentant le Secrétaire

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African Dawn

Keïta Fodéba and the Imagining of National Culture in Guinea

Andrew W. M. Smith

’ignorance en Côte d’Ivoire denounced the decision to ban Fodéba’s work. This group was affiliated with the political party Rassemblement démocratique africain (RDA) as a communist study group alongside the Université populaire africain à Dakar 30 They

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From war to development

Women leading the nation

Leymah Gbowee

Wajir, Kenya, the Democratic Republic of Congo (which is still suffering), Côte d’Ivoire, and Burundi (another country that is also on the path of war again). We had all of these wars happening at once. The region, as a result of these wars, is now

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The Meanings of the Move?

From “Predicaments of Mobility” to “Potentialities in Displacement”

Stephen C. Lubkemann

diaspora composed of several hundreds of thousands of displaced Liberians located in the “near diaspora” in neighboring West African countries (most notably Sierra Leone, Guinea, Ghana, and Côte d’Ivoire) ( Dick 2002 ; Scott 1998) as well as smaller

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Between Afropolitans and new Sankaras

Class mobility and the reproduction of academics in Burkina Faso

Michelle Engeler

countries like Senegal or Côte d’Ivoire, or in Europe, mainly in France (2010: 4). In general, the literature states that the universities of West Africa (at least the European-style ones; Islamic universities are far older) were mostly built after World War

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Marxian anthropology resurgent

Patrick Neveling and Luisa Steur

movement and in the 1968 uprisings in Paris, which they sought to steer toward explicit solidarity not only with the Vietnamese liberation movement but also with communist and socialist struggles in Cote d’Ivoire and other African field sites. Crucially

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Understanding Experiences and Decisions in Situations of Enduring Hardship in Africa

Mirjam de Bruijn and Jonna Both

living under rebel occupation in Côte d’Ivoire do to the social fabric, and what if distrust as an outcome remains in place when the rebels are no longer there? Has a new reality of duress then been created? Adamou Amadou addresses the differences between