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For an Introduction – Senegalese Street Vendors and the Migration and Development Nexus, by Michele Gonnelli, p. 8
The Senegalese Transnational Diaspora and its role back Home, by Sebastiano Ceschi & Petra Mezzetti, p. 13
Imagining Europe: being willing to go does not necessarily result in taking the necessary Steps, by Papa Demba Fall, p. 21
EU Migration Policies and the Criminalisation of the Senegalese Irregular Migration flows, by Lanre Olusegun Ikuteyijo, p. 29
I feel honoured to write the Foreword for this compilation of articles written by authors from diverse disciplines and cultural backgrounds. I am also pleased to offer, in the conventionally limited space of a foreword, a few comments on some key themes that I think the articles collectively underscore.
While presenting them in a list I express myself in words which some may consider too cynical, but with the intention of constructively highlighting central problems concerning Somalia.
Vol. VIII, no.31, December 2012
ITPCM International Commentary Vol. VIII No. 30, July 2012
Sudan was until one year ago - when South Sudan eventually proclaimed its independence (9th July 2011) - the biggest African country. Ruling over its huge territory – more than 2,5 millions square kilometres - and scattered population – about 45 million people in total - was a big challenge and ultimately a big failure. The seeds of which can be traced back decades.