The University of Minnesota Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs, the Law School, and the Human Rights Center present a special panel discussion event

March 25th, 2007 Print Print Email Email

The Humphrey Institute, the Law School, and the Human Rights Center are proud to present a panel discussion event on African Leaders, the current state of Human Rights and Democracy in Africa, and U.S. Foreign Policy. The event is framed in the context of the expression, “the new breed of African leaders,”? coined by U.S. President Bill Clinton. This expression largely refers to late- and post-cold war African rebel leaders who came to power after long and bloody civil wars promising democracy and respect for human rights — principally in Eritrea, Ethiopia, Rwanda, and Uganda. [Click here to read more]

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