Day: November 1, 2021

DRC: Raw Material Diplomacy

The DRC and Rwanda signed three agreements on bilateral cooperation, including a memorandum on gold mining cooperation, that mark the beginning of good neighborly relations after two decades of conflict that led to the loss of millions of lives. For years, Rwanda has been accused of invading, destabilizing, and looting

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India Celebrates 1 Billion Covid-19 Vaccine Doses

This week India celebrated the milestone of administering 1 billion Covid-19 vaccine doses with a rather elaborate fanfare. The Indian government promoted this achievement with celebrations including song and dance, but the focus stayed on the number of doses and not the number of recipients. While the number is surely

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