Occasional Papers (new series)

CACS Occasional Paper no 3

CACS Occasional Paper no 3

Dedollarisation strategies: Transforming currency dynamics in BRICS+ Bloc Lebo Mosebua and Goitseone Maswabi The global economic landscape has witnessed a significant shift in recent years, with emerging markets and developing nations playing an increasingly pivotal role in international trade and finance. At the forefront of this transformation stands the BRICS+ bloc, a coalition of influential…

Occasional Paper no 2 (new series)

Occasional Paper no 2 (new series)

Djibouti: Africa‚Äôs microstate with a military stronghold Goitseone Maswabi and Lebo Mosebua The Republic of Djibouti is one of the smallest African countries, coming in at only 23 200 square kilometres. Although small, Djibouti is located strategically on the Bab El-Mandeb Strait, which connects the Red Sea to the Gulf of Aden and the Indian…

Occasional Paper no 1 (new series)

Occasional Paper no 1 (new series)

Data Protection and Rights to Privacy in the United States: A Limited State Level View Emmanuel Matambo and SIzo Nkala This study examines legislation governing data collection and privacy in the United States. Data is a strategic asset that is crucial for US sovereignty and competitiveness. Therefore, it is not surprising that America treats the…