Roots of African Conflicts: What Role Can Americans and Faith Communities Play?

Sunday, Mar 23, 2014, 1:30 pm

“Oh, Africa has so much conflict!” is an often-heard phrase, but why do Africans fight? What creates these cycles of violence? The workshop will examine the root (internal and external) causes of war in Africa and peace-making roles that American citizens and faith communities can play.


  • Nii Akuetteh, Independent Analyst of US-Africa relations


  • Aniedi Okure, AFJN Executive Director


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