Ivory Coast: December 25, 2004


Despite the popularity of resuming the civil war among nationalistic southerners, the parliament has passed a series of laws that resolve most of the nationality problems that anger so many northerners. The civil war began in the 1990s, as southerners, resentful of migrants moving into northern Ivory Coast to supply workers for the booming cocoa industry, tried to restrict who could be come a citizen (and participate in politics, either by running for office or voting.)


Article Archive

Ivory Coast: Current 2012 2011 2010 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 



Help Keep Us Soaring

We need your help! Our subscription base has slowly been dwindling. We need your help in reversing that trend. We would like to add 20 new subscribers this month.

Each month we count on your subscriptions or contributions. You can support us in the following ways:

  1. Make sure you spread the word about us. Two ways to do that are to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
  2. Subscribe to our daily newsletter. We’ll send the news to your email box, and you don’t have to come to the site unless you want to read columns or see photos.
  3. You can contribute to the health of StrategyPage. A contribution is not a donation that you can deduct at tax time, but a form of crowdfunding. We store none of your information when you contribute..
Subscribe   Contribute   Close