, Panel (1)
:Internal Factors: Causes
and Forms of Conflict
Chair: Philip Kilbride
- Stephen Howard
Child Soldiers in the
Horn of Africa
- Paul NyagaMbatia (University
"The dynamics of Internal
Conflicts in Africa: Exploring the
Role of States and Non-State Actors
in the Conflict Process"
- Clare A. Ignatowski
(University of Pennsylvania), HumanCapacityBuilding
in Conflict Environments
- Zoya Bozhko (Women's Campaign International),
"Women's Leadership in Conflict
Resolution: Brief Report on WCI Activities
in the Horn of Africa"
- Philip Kilbride
"State Violence and its Impact
, Some Ethnographic
11-10 AM, Coffee Break
11:10 12:30 AM,
Panel (2): External Interests:
Regional, Continental, and International
Chair: Paul Kaiser (University of
- Stephen Kobrin
"The Business of Politics
and Oil in the Sudan"
- Lee Cassanelli
""External Interests in
the Reconstruction of the Somali State""
The Limitations of Foreign Mediators
in African Conflicts"
, Keynote Address:
The Interplay of Domestic and International
Interests in the Current Crisis
Lydie Moudileno (U of Pennsylvania)
(U of Pennsylvania)
, Coffee Break
, Panel (4) Reporting
on Human Rights Violations and Genocide
Chair: Niklas Hultin
(University of Pennsylvania)
Speakers: -HocineFetni (University of Pennsylvania), "Human
Rights in Africa: Violations &
- Alex Otieno
(ArcadiaUniversity), "Reporting on Human Rights Violations and Genocide"
Lisa Vives (Global Information Network),
"Conflicts Reported, Conflicts
- Carolyn Davis, (Philadelpnia Inquirer),
"Reporting on Child Soldiers
in Northern Uganda"