The state of relations between the US and South Africa may reflect President Trump’s limited interest in developing world countries, but they could presage a longer-term chill.
In September, the UN General Assembly made bold pledges to protect refugees, but no solution to the problems causing mass migration is yet in sight.
With more at stake than ever, the continent is mounting a united front to ensure any commitments made in Paris are in line with its development priorities.
For many of the United Nations’ sprawling agencies, an invitation to work closely with the private sector represents something of a culture shock.
Hammarskjöld is perhaps best known for three aspects of his life: first, his adroit handling of the Suez Crisis that averted a much wider conflict …