Heineken in Africa: A Multinational Unleashed

The company was founded in 1873 in Amsterdam, Netherland. Such as Coca-Cola company in the USA, Heineken is  the flagship of the Dutch industry. With Its presence in 170 countries, the company is a perfect model of globalization.  In this first book, Olivier van Beemen, a Dutch investigative journalist tells of Heineken dealings on the African continent. After more than … Read the rest

Building Resilience Far from Home: Communal Democracy Practices amongst Urban Congolese Refugees in Uganda

Under a midday blazing sun in Kampala, we are driving hesitantly over the newly paved roads of Nsambya and Katwe suburb. A pedestrian signals us to stop and ask; “are you looking for the Congolese place perhaps?” I nod, stunned.  We are soon into the compound of «Centre Scolaire Congolais”; a dusty ground that comprise a rustic main house and … Read the rest

Det smilende barnet fra ekvator

Av Rais Neza Boneza

Etter å ha flyktet fra styrkene til opprørshæren, krysset den tykkeste skog, mesteparten av tiden trett og utslitt av tusen kilometer med vandring, samme som tusener andre flyktninger fra Demokratiske Republikk Congo, nådde de Tanzania, svekket og plaget av sykdom og uvisshet over tid.
To hundrede kilometer, øst av innsjøen Tanganyika, leiren “The Camp of Mkuggwa) … Read the rest

Handbook of Research on Examining Global Peacemaking in the Digital Age Edited by Bruce L. Cook (Chicago ORT Technical Institute, USA)







Violent behavior has become deeply integrated into modern society and it is an unavoidable aspect of human nature. Examining peacemaking strategies through a critical and academic perspective can assist in resolving violence in societies around the world.

The Handbook of Research on Examining Global Peacemaking in the Digital Age is a pivotal reference Read the rest