25 June 2020

On 24 June, Abigail Watson, ORG's Research Manager, joined an expert panel to discuss militarisation in the Sahel region of Africa. Abigail talked about the UK's pivot to the Sahel, including the upcoming deployment of 250 troops to the peacekeeping mission in Mali. She highlighted the various risks that the UK's strategy in the Sahel presents for stability in the region.