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Protests in Burundi are about more than asserting political pressure

Nizigiyimana, Jean-Paul (2020) Protests in Burundi are about more than asserting political pressure. Africa at LSE (10 Jun 2020). Blog Entry.

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Jean-Paul Nizigiyimana explores the various overlapping motivations of protesters who have claimed the streets of Burundi’s capital over the last 30 years. Providing demonstrators with both outlets for voiced frustrations and even financial opportunism, Nizigiyimana nuances the functions of these protests, including but not only those organised around the controversial 2015 elections.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2020 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
J Political Science > JQ Political institutions Asia
Date Deposited: 08 Jul 2020 10:00
Last Modified: 10 Nov 2021 00:00

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