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Drums of Change call for articles:

Shifts, changes and key events from 2015: Reflecting on a year of significance for regional and international cooperation in promoting peace and human security.

Celebrating UN Day in DarfurPhoto by United Nations Photo on Flickr CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

In this issue we want to reflect on the key significant events that contributed to shifts and changes in regional and international cooperation in the promotion of peace and human security. We would be honored if you would consider making a contribution to the next issue by sharing your opinion, insights and perspectives on one of the topics listed below, or a related topic of your choice.

-The global immigration crisis; what can we learn from 2015?

-Who owns Africa resources-Extractive industries and exploitation?

-China-Africa Cooperation, is it mutually beneficial?

-Are xenophobic attacks a challenge to regional integration?

-The case of South Africa, al-Bashir and ICC.

-The Post-2015 Development agenda: from discussions to implementation

-Will the legalisation of same-sex marriage in all US states have ripple effects for LGBTQI rights globally?

We are looking for short focused pieces, of between 500 and 800 words, which contain a balance of opinion, perspective and examples.

If you are interested in submitting an article, please email and copy for further details.

The deadline for article submissions is the 6th November 2015.