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COVID-19: AN OPPORTUNITY TO APPRAISE SOUTH AFRICA’S SOUTH-SOUTH SOLIDARITY – DANIELA MARGGRAFF

Daniela Marggraff discusses South Africa’s South-South solidarity during the COVID-19 pandemic.

CANNABIS CULTIVATION, NORMALISATION AND REGULATION- TSHEGOFATSO M. P. RAMACHELA

Tshegofatso Ramachela discusses the regulations around cannabis.

ILLICIT SMALL ARMS TRADE : A GLOBAL ISSUE – TSHIAMO MARITI

Tshiamo Mariti discusses the impact of the global illicit small arms trade.

A PERMANENT CEASEFIRE? THE LIBYAN CIVIL WAR AND THE PROSPECTS FOR PEACE – TSHEGOFATSO M.P. RAMACHELA

Tshegofatso Ramachela investigates the possibility of achieving peace in Libya.

HOMEGROWN: LOCALISATION AS A FUNDAMENTAL TO SOUTH AFRICAN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT – LAURA.P.RUBIDGE

How can localisation improve South Africa’s economy? Laura Rubidge looks into this.

THE KHMER ROUGE’S LASTING LEGACY ON CAMBODIA’S POLITICAL ECONOMY – MATTHEW SMYLIE

In the economic fertile lands of East Asia, Cambodia remains one of the least developed states. Matthew Smylie investigates what is happening in Cambodia.

WHY DO WE NEED BORDERS AND PASSPORT CONTROLS? A CASE FOR A BORDERLESS WORLD – JERVIN NAIDOO

Did you know a can of tin food has more freedom of movement of than a human? Jervin Naidoo investigates the history of border controls.

COMBATING EXTREMISM AND TERRORISM IN AFRICA: THE RISE OF REGIONAL COALITIONS – LUCAS SERRA

Lucas Serra investigates the raising extremism and terrorism threats across the African continent and what can be done to solve these issues.

INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL ECONOMY OF ENERGY IN THE ARCTIC – ROBERT. B. WILLOWS

The exploring and extraction of resources from the Arctic is becoming an increasingly politicised matter. Robert Willows investigates what is going on in the Arctic.

ISRAEL’S CONTINUOUS ANNEXATION OF PALESTINIAN LAND AND THE LONG-TERM VESTED INTERESTS OF THE US – TSHEGOFATSO M.P. RAMACHELA

There seems to be no end in sight when settling the Israel and Palestine issue, Tshegofasto Ramachela looks into the latest event in the long-running conflict.