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Joe Devanny

Joe Devanny

Dr Joe Devanny is deputy director of the Centre for Defence Studies, and a lecturer in the Department of War Studies, at King’s College London. 
The European Union has failed on Zimbabwe — but it’s not too late to change course
The European Union has failed on Zimbabwe — but it’s not too late to change course
On February 18, twenty-eight European Union foreign ministers will meet in Brussels to answer the same question they have faced every year since...
Harare violence is yet another wake up call for SADC
Harare violence is yet another wake up call for SADC
First, there’s the voting. Then, there’s the counting. But what happens next? This is the sad question now on everyone’s mind after the...
What should we expect from the Zimbabwean elections?
What should we expect from the Zimbabwean elections?
A coup in November, now elections in July. After years of waiting for post-Mugabe politics in Zimbabwe, the new dispensation is in full campaigning...
The dictator’s dilemma: How to succeed at succession
The dictator’s dilemma: How to succeed at succession
Have dictators finally had their day? From retirements to coups d’etat, presidential term limits and opposition candidates winning elections,...
Zimbabwe: The mystery of the missing MDC-T constitution
Zimbabwe: The mystery of the missing MDC-T constitution
Political parties are a key element of democratic politics. Their internal deliberations and leadership elections can have significant consequences...