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Chad: An Overview of a Country Plauged with Internal Strife and Regional Conflic

Chad: An Overview of a Country Plauged with Internal Strife and Regional Conflic published on

Authored by United States Marine Corps Command and Staff College

The Chadian government is fragile as a result of social, political, economic, and military instability. All of these internal matters present major challenges for Chadian citizens, regional alliances, and international organizations. The Chadian government does not have the resources to address these problems without internal change, support from African institutions and significant contribution from the international community. Chad’s problems consist of tribal and class cleavages, poor economic growth and development, poor military organization and lack of professionalism, political fragility, and corruption. Chad’s problems compound because of external factors such as the Darfur crisis in Sudan and regional conflicts. Chadian government efforts to deal with social, political, economic, and military problems lack resources and a coordinated strategy. A comprehensive strategy encompassing the national, regional, and international dimensions of the crisis will allow Chad to move toward peace and stability both within Chad and between Chad and its neighbors.

Publication Date:
Apr 08 2015
ISBN/EAN13:
1511635657 / 9781511635653
Page Count:
34
Binding Type:
US Trade Paper
Trim Size:
8.5″ x 11″
Language:
English
Color:
Black and White
Related Categories:
Political Science / World / African

12.95

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