Western Sahara

February 17, 2014

Sun shines brightly on Morocco’s solar energy ambitions

Originally published in The National Read the original here. Last month, under the hot desert sun, King Mohammed VI of Morocco officially cut the ribbon on the construction of a large solar energy plant in the city of Ouarzazate. Upon its expected completion in… Read More

September 30, 2013

The Fragility of the Modern Imaginary

Published in the Global Societies Journal Read the original here. While the European Enlightenment is credited as the dawn of a modern era, marked by a belief in the rule of law to deliver security and prosperity to all people, the geopolitical reality of world order has… Read More

September 3, 2013

Roundtable: Beyond Dominant Narratives on the Western Sahara

Published in Jadaliyya.com Read the original here. Produced by Allison L McManus and Samia Errazzouki In the past few decades, both media and academic scholarship have marginalized the Western Saharan conflict, rendering it largely insignificant within regional and global political imaginations. Beginning as… Read More

September 3, 2013

Global Geopolitics of the Western Sahara

Published in Jadaliyya.com Read the original here. Immediate steps shall be taken, in Trust and Non-Self-Governing Territories or all other territories which have not yet attained independence, to transfer all powers to the peoples of those territories, without any conditions or reservations, in… Read More