This issue includes a study of faith and inter-faith relations in Kenya after the attack on the Westgate Mall in Nairobi on September 21 as well as the response of the Kenyan society and state. Also included in the bulletin is a look at the development of women’s rights in Somalia following the change in government and constitution in 2012, a discussion on reconciliation in South Sudan based on experiences from the process in South Africa as well as news and resources from the region.
“Kenyan state, society respond to extremist threat” By Najum Mushtaq
“Double-edged constitutional gains for Somali women” By Hawa Noor Mohammed
“Sharing the journey to reconciliation – What South Sudan can learn from South Africa” By Friederike Bubenzer