LIBRE AFRIQUE

LIBRE AFRIQUE

Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast)

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The mission of Libre Afrique is to focus on development of the individual and the community, with emphasis on freedom, respect for human individuals, economic freedom, and peace. Libre Afrique brings this message through analysis, videos, podcasts, and meetings (conferences, seminars).

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LIBRE AFRIQUE SEEKS TO MAKE LIBERTY MAINSTREAM IN WEST AFRICA

Amidst a climate of uncertainty and rapid change, one group in West Africa is seeking to connect young people over the principles of liberty. Libre Afrique, an Atlas Network partner, is bringing together groups throughout Francophone West Africa and providing them with the materials needed to make them leaders of liberty in thei...

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ESSAY CONTEST SHOWS THE IMPORTANCE OF LIBERTY FOR EVERYONE

Frédéric Bastiat was a French economist and author during the 1800s. Bastiat spent his life promoting the ideas of individual rights, and limited government. His work continues to impact the liberty movement around the world, most recently through the Bastiat Essay Contest — sponsored by Libre Afrique. Libre Afrique works in the...

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STUDENT LEADERS PROTEST BAN ON ASSOCIATIONS IN BENIN UNIVERSITIES

In an attempt last fall to silence student dissent, the government of Benin, a country of about 11 million people in West Africa, prohibited student associations from operating on the campuses of its four national universities, reported Atlas Network partner LibreAfrique.org. The decision was condemned by Amnesty International,...

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ALA ALUM BUILDS LONG-TERM STRATEGY FOR LIBERTY MOVEMENT IN CAMEROON

International diplomacy focuses on cooperation between countries rather than conflict. When trained diplomat Asanji Burnley first encountered the ideas of liberty at a 2013 event hosted by Atlas Network partner LibreAfrique.org, though, he realized that he wanted to build institutions that would promote freedom and cooperation b...

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