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date: 08 August 2020

Democracy Promotion in Africa 

Source:
The Oxford Encyclopedia of African Politics
Author(s):
Oda van CranenburghOda van Cranenburgh

Africa’s deep economic problems and poverty have long dominated the global development agenda. However, toward the end of the 1980s, democracy gained a prominent place on this agenda. The issue is not without precedent. First, during the Carter administration the promotion of human rights in the so-called Third World became an element of U.S. foreign policy. The subsequent establishment of the National Endowment for Democracy in ... ...

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