Africa Defense Forum
ADF is a professional military magazine published quarterly by U.S. Africa Command to provide an international forum for African security professionals. ADF covers topics such as counter terrorism strategies, security and defense operations, transnational crime, and all other issues affecting peace, stability, and good governance on the African continent.
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Paths of Hope

Somali Women Get $1 Million Prize

VOICE OF AMERICA A Somali mother and daughter who have dedicated their lives to rehabilitating victims of conflict are gaining international acclaim, receiving a $1 million award. Fartuun Adan and her daughter Ilwad Elman operate…

Cameroon Cancels Logging Plans

BBC NEWS AT BBC.CO.UK/NEWS Plans to allow industrial logging in one of Central Africa’s last intact forests have been halted in a move welcomed by environmentalists. Ebo forest in southwestern Cameroon is home to 40 Banen communities…

Fast Action Saved Ethiopian Airlines

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE Quick adaptation has enabled Ethiopian Airlines to pull through tough COVID-19 restrictions and “saved the airline,” its CEO said. CEO Tewolde GebreMariam said the airline maximized freight operations due to air…