A community of peoples: Bottom-up regional integration in the Horn of Africa The upcoming thematic issue of the Horn of Africa Bulletin, on the ‘A Community of Peoples: Bottom up Regional Integration in the Horn of Africa’ will in general terms address the issue of integration in the Horn that is driven by bottom-up dynamics.

The rationale for African integration is self-evident. 54 underdeveloped countries with low populations and low GDPs translates into 54 countries with small domestic…