Haley J. Swedlund / Romain Malejacq / Malte Lierl

Aid to Afghanistan Won't Moderate the Taliban

Foreign Policy | 2021

  • Ass. Prof. Dr. Haley J. Swedlund

    Ass. Prof. Dr. Romain Malejacq

    GIGA Focus Afrika | 7/2021

    Elections and Government Legitimacy in Fragile States

    The collapse of elected civilian governments – as in Mali, Afghanistan and Guinea – raises the question of the legitimacy of a government. The author of this GIGA Focus argues that elections alone are often not enough to legitimise a government of fragile states in the eyes of the citizens.

    Dr. Malte Lierl

    Research Fellow / Speaker Research Team


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